A catalogue of the curious and inestimable collection of original drawings which have been distinguished Bell's various edtions of the British classics : and others of his miscellaneous publications, forming together a complete school of arts : which will be sold by auction by Mr. Christie, at his Great Room, Pall Mall, on Wednesday, March the 27th, 1793, and following day at twelve o'clock : to be viewed two days previous to the sale : catalogue may be had (at one shilling each) as above; and at Mr. Bell's British Libraryn Strand.
- [London] : Mr. Christie, 
- Physical Description:
- 35,  pages ; 27 cm
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- Copyright Status:
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- English short title catalogue, T161836
Getty provenance index databases, sale catalog Br-A1963
Lugt, F. Répertoire des catalogues de ventes publiques, 5023
Date of sale: March 27-28, 1793
Place of sale: London.
BAC: British Art Center copy is not annotated. Number 6 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.Bell, John, 1745-1831 -- Art collections -- Catalogs.Drawing, British -- Catalogs.London Institution -- Ownership.Northwick, John Rushout, Baron, 1770-1859 -- Bookplate.Painting, British -- Catalogs.Upcott, William, 1779-1845 -- Autograph.
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Christie, James, 1773-1831, A catalogue of the curious and inestimable collection of original drawings which have been distinguished Bell's various edtions of the British classics , 
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