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Coxe, Peter, -1844
The catalogue of all the remaining valuable collection of original paintings, the property and performance of that ingenious and celebrated British artist, George Stubbs, Esq. Dec. : whose knowledge in the anatomy, and figure of that noble animal the horse, is splendidly illustrated by the various subjects that present themselves from his incomparable pencil, in faithful portraits of almost all the celebrated racers, renowned on the turf, for half a century past : portraits of lions, tigers, elks, and other wild animals : capital historical subjects, splendid performances in enamel : a variety of drawings, sketches, and studies from nature : valuable printed engraved by Mr. Stubbs, Bartolozzi, &c. &c. : including six lots of Mr. Stubbs' engravings from various subjects, painted by himself : the whole of which will be sold by auction (by order of the executrix,) by Peter Coxe , on Tuesday, the 26th of May, 1807, and following day, at twelve o'clock.
[London] : [Mr. Cox]], [1807]
[London] : J. Smeeton,
Physical Description:
16 pages ; 28 cm
Rare Books and Manuscripts
N8640 .N6+ v. 6 no.21 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-502
Lugt, F. Répertoire des catalogues de ventes publiques, 7254
Date of sale: May 26-27, 1807.
Place of sale: London.
BAC: British Art Center copy is not annotated. Number 21 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.
London Institution -- Ownership.
Northwick, John Rushout, Baron, 1770-1859 -- Bookplate.
Painting -- Catalogs.
Stubbs, George, 1724- -- Art collections -- Catalogs.
Upcott, William, 1779-1845 -- Autograph.
Auction catalogs.

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