A catalogue of the very valuable collection of important pictures : the undoubted works of Berchem, Wouvermans, Van De Velde, Backhuysey, Poussin, Seb. Bourdon, Guercino, Murillo, Bamboccio, &c. &c. : several uncommonly fine bronzes : two extremely valuable antique busts, on marble columns : four large and beautiful granite tables : ornamental vases, urns, and tripods, in rosso-antico porphyry and jasper : a curious assemblage of ancient armour and fire-arms : two matchless tables, and a capital pedestal, composes of tortoiseshell & bass-work : the celebrated carpet, sent as a present from Louis the XVIth, to Tipoo Saib : and various other articles of taste and vertu : lately forming the collection of Sir William Hillary, Bart. : which will be sold by auction by Mr. Squibb, at his Great Room, Saville Passage, Saville Row, on Friday, the 2th, and Saturday, the 25th of June, 1808, at one o'clock.
- [London] : Mr. Squibb, 
London : T. Collins, Printer, Harvey's Buildings, Strand,
- Physical Description:
- 15,  pages ; 26 cm
- Rare Books and ManuscriptsN8640 .N6+ v. 5 no. 10 OversizeYale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon CollectionAccessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
Note: The Study Room is open to Yale ID holders by appointment. Please visit the Study Room page on our website for more details.
- Copyright Status:
- Copyright Information
- Related Content:
- Internet Archive
- Getty provenance index databases, sale catalog Br-605
Lugt, F. Répertoire des catalogues de ventes publiques, 7438
Place of auction: London.
Date of sale: June 24th-25th, 1808.
BAC: British Art Center copy is not annotated. Number 10 of 42 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.Bronzes -- Caalogs.Decorative arts -- Catalogs.Hillary, William, 1771-1847 -- Art collections -- Catalogs.London Institution -- Ownership.Northwick, John Rushout, Baron, 1770-1859 -- Bookplate.Painting, European -- Catalogs.Upcott, William, 1779-1845 -- Autograph.
- Auction catalogs.
YCBA Collections Search
Squibb, Mr., A catalogue of the very valuable collection of important pictures , 
If you have information about this object that may be of assistance please contact us.