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Christie, James, 1773–1831

A catalogue of the valuable collection of Italian, French, Flemish and Dutch pictures : the property of, and collected many years back by the late Tho: Patton, Esq. and brought from his seat at Newmarket : comprising the works of the following great and celebrated Masters : the whole of them in their original state, viz. : Pordenone, Bassano, Caracci, Guido, Caravaggio, Lanfanco, G. della Notte, R. di Tivoli, L. Giordano, Murillo, Mengs, Vouet, Vernet, Q. Matsys, Holbein, Rubens, Snyders, Fyt, Rembandt, Du Jardin, Angelis, Zuccarelli, Canaletti, Pannini : among which are the Assumption of the Virgin Vouet, formerly in the Chapel of Marie de Medicis : the Rape of the Sabines, R. Mengs : and a curious original portrait of Henry VIII. by Holbein : also, a recent consignment of a few original pictures, by Murillo, Spagnoletto, Paveja, &c. : lately the property of a great Counsellor of State at Madrid, and brought to this country at considerable expence : which will be sold by auction, by Mr. Christie, at his Great Room, Pall Mall, on Friday, March , 1810, and following day, punctually at one o'clock.

[London] : Mr. Christie, [1810]
London : G. Smeeton, Printer, 17, St. Martin's Lane,
Physical Description:
12 pages ; 26 cm
Rare Books and Manuscripts
N8640 .N6+ v. 5 no.23 Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
Getty provenance index databases, sale catalog Br-730
Lugt, F. Répertoire des catalogues de ventes publiques, 7718
Date of sale: March 9th-10th, 1810.
Place of sale: London.
BAC: British Art Center copy is not annotated. Number 23 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.
London Institution -- Ownership.
Northwick, John Rushout, Baron, 1770-1859 -- Bookplate.
Painting, European -- Catalogs.
Panton, Thomas, 1731-1808 -- Art collections -- Catalogs.
Upcott, William, 1779-1845 -- Autograph.
Auction catalogs.
Smeeton, George, active 1800-1828, printer.

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