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Langford, Mr. (Abraham), 1711–1774

A catalogue of a genuine and capital collection of Roman earthen ware in dishes, plates, ewers, &c. : painted by Raphael, Benvenuto Garofolo, Julio Romano, Vasari, Paci, Roso, Perino del Vaga, and others : also, a curious collection of miniatures by Isaac Oliver, Hillier, Hoskins, and others : and likewise several pictures by various Master's : which will be sold by auction, by Mr. Langford, at his house in the Great Piazza, Covent Garden, on Thursday and Friday, the 17th and 18th of this instant March 1757 : to be viewed on Tuesday the 15th and every day after till the time of sale, which will begin each day punctually at twelve o'clock :

[London] : [Abraham Langford], [1757]
Physical Description:
4 pages ; 26 cm
Rare Books and Manuscripts
N8640 .N6+ v. 6 no. 2 Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
English short title catalogue, T29954
Getty provenance index databases, sale catalog Br-A535
Lugt, F. Répertoire des catalogues de ventes publiques, 949
Date of sale: March 17-18, 1757.
Place of sale: London.
BAC: British Art Center copy is annotated in ink with sale prices for some lots. Number 2 of 53 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, 1819.
Subject Terms:
Art -- Private collections -- Great Britain -- Catalogs.
Art auctions -- England -- London -- Catalogs.
Decorative arts -- Catalogs.
London Institution -- Ownership.
Miniatures -- Catalogs.
Northwick, John Rushout, Baron, 1770-1859 -- Bookplate.
Painting, British -- Catalogs.
Painting, European -- Catalogs.
Pottery -- Catalogs.
Upcott, William, 1779-1845 -- Autograph.
Auction catalogs.
Garofalo, Benvenuto Tisi da, 1481-1559.
Pace, Giovanni Battista, 1650-1699.
Perino, del Vaga, 1500 or 1501-1547.
Raphael, 1483-1520.
Romano, Giulio, 1499-1546.
Rossi, Antonio, active 1472-1511.
Vasari, Giorgio, 1511-1574.

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