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Creator:
Christie, James, 1773-1831, auctioneer, publisher.
Title:
A catalogue of a cabinet of truly capital and valuable pictures, by some of the esteemed Masters of the Italian, French, Flemish, Dutch and British Schools : selected during a period of thirty years by George Walker, F.S. A.E., landscape painter to His Majesty : comprising exquisite specimens by Corregio, A. Carracci, Guido, Albano, N. Poussin, Borgognone, Wouvermans, A. Ostade, W.V. De Velde, V. harp, Ferg., A. Elsheimer, P. De Laer, Runciman, J. More : the whole o which are carefully preserved in handsome cases, and are in the finest condition : which will be sold by auction, by Mr. Christie, at his Great Room, Pall Mall, on Friday,June the 26th, 1807, at one o'clock.
Published/Created:
[London] : Mr. Christie, [1807]
London : J. Smeeton, Printer, 148, St. Martin's Lane,
Physical Description:
6 pages ; 26 cm
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
N8640 .N6+ v. 4 no.36 Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Classification:
Books
Notes:
Getty provenance index databases, sale catalog Br-516
Lugt, F. Répertoire des catalogues de ventes publiques, 7277
Date of sale: June 26th, 1807.
Place of sale: London.
BAC: British Art Center copy is not annotated. Number 36 of 38 auction catalogs bound together. The volume bound in contemporary half calf; with the armorial bookplate of Baron Northwick; signed in manuscript: William Upcott, London Institution, 1823.
Subject Terms:
Art -- Private collections -- Great Britain -- Catalogs.
Art auctions -- England -- London -- Catalogs.
London Institution -- Ownership.
Northwick, John Rushout, Baron, 1770-1859 -- Bookplate.
Painting, British -- Catalogs.
Painting, European -- Catalogs.
Upcott, William, 1779-1845 -- Autograph.
Walker, George, 1734?-1807 -- Art collections -- Catalogs.
Form/Genre:
Auction catalogs.
Contributors:
Smeeton, Joseph, -1809, printer.
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