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Christie, James, 1773–1831

A catalogue of a valuable assemblage of pictures, sold by order of the assignees of Mr. Michael Bryan : also a select and truly capital collection of chiefly cabinet Italian, French, Flemish & Dutch pictures of the purest class, the genuine property of a collector : distinguished for his refined taste : comprising the choicest specimens of the following celebrated Masters, in the highest preservations, viz : Bassano, Schidone, Garofolo, Carracci, Domenichino, Guido, Guercino, Lanfranco, Murillo, Poussin, S. Bourdon, Rubens, V. Dyck, Teniersm Bauwer, V. de Velde, V. der Heyde, J. Stein, Pynaker, Both, Hobbima, Wouvermans, Le Nain, Schulken : and an assemblage of bronzes and ancient and modern sculpture : and five capital oriinal pictures, viz. Diogenes and Heraclitus, by S. Rosa ... : Venus requesting armour for Æneas, Rubens : Susannah & he Elders, Jordaens : and Venus & Satyr, Rombout : the property of the late Marquis of Lansdowne, and removed from Lansdowne House : which will be sold by auction, by Mr. Christie, at his Great Room, Pall Mall, on Friday, May he 25th, 1810 and following day, punctually at one o'clock.

[London] : Mr. Christie, [1810]
London : G. Smeeton, Printer, 17, St. Martin's Lane, London,
Physical Description:
15, [1] pages ; 26 cm
Rare Books and Manuscripts
N8640 .N6+ v. 5 no.30 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-771
Lugt, F. Répertoire des catalogues de ventes publiques, 7792
Date of sale: May 25th-26th, 1810.
Place of sale: London.
BAC: British Art Center copy is not annotated. Number 30 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 -- Catalogs.
Bryan, Michael, 1757-1821 -- Art Collections -- Catalogs.
Decorative arts -- Catalogs.
Lansdowne, William Petty, Marquis of, 1737-1805 -- Art collections -- Catalogs.
London Institution -- Ownership.
Northwick, John Rushout, Baron, 1770-1859 -- Bookplate.
Painting, British -- Catalogs.
Painting, European -- Catalogs.
Sculpture, British -- Catalogs.
Sculpture, European -- Catalogs.
Upcott, William, 1779-1845 -- Autograph.
Auction catalogs.
Smeeton, George, active 1800-1828, printer.

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