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Christie, James, 1773–1831

A catalogue of the very capital, valuable and highly important collection of Italian, French, Flemish and Dutch pictures of the late Ph; Panné, Esq., of Great George Street, Hanover Square, deceased : comprising nearly 350 works of the greatest Masters of the several schools : many of them choicest specimens, both of gallery size, and precious cabinet bijoux of the most exquisite finishing which were selected by him from the finest public collections, or by means of private opportunities on the continent : the above were the investment of a very considerable capital, and will be found worthy of the judgement and taste of the late proprietor, which have been deservedly respected in the long course of thirty-seven years experience : by order of the administrator, they will be sold by auction by Mr. Christie at his Great Room, Pall Mall, on Friday, March 26, 1819, & two following days (Sunday excepted) each day at one o'clock precisely, without reserve.

[London] : [Mr. Christie], [1819]
[London] : G. Smeeton,
Physical Description:
29, [1] pages ; 26 cm
Rare Books and Manuscripts
N8640 .N6+ v. 7 no.2 Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
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"There are, moreover, at least two versions of the English edition, which differ not only in the title page and some details of format, but also in the number of lots. The earlier (A) version lacks lots 8a and 8b on the first day, lots 128-130 on the second day, and lot 8a on the third day."--Getty provenance index.
Getty provenance index databases, sale catalog Br-1779
Lugt, F. Répertoire des catalogues de ventes publiques, 9544
Date of sale: March 26-28, 1819.
Place of sale: London.
BAC: British Art Center copy is not annotated. Contains lots 8* and 8** on the first day, lots 128-130 on the second day and lot 8* on the third day. Number 2 of 42 auction catalogs bound together. The volume bound in contemporary half calf; with the armorial bookplate of Baron Northwick.
Subject Terms:
Art -- Private collections -- Great Britain -- Catalogs.
Art auctions -- England -- London -- Catalogs.
Northwick, John Rushout, Baron, 1770-1859 -- Bookplate.
Painting, European -- Catalogs.
Panné , Phillipe -- Art collections -- Catalogs.
Upcott, William, 1779-1845 -- Autograph.
Auction catalogs.
Smeeton, George, active 1800-1828, printer.

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