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Christie, James, 1773–1831

A catalogue of a choice collection of prints, and books of prints, recently imported from Holland : comprising the principal works of the great masters of the Italian, Dutch, Flemish, French and British schools, by Baroccio, A Caracci, Guido, Hollar, Rembrandt, C. & J. Visscher, Rubens, Van Dyck, Drevet, Masson, Edelinck, Woolett, first impressions, and among them many proofs, in the highest state of preservation : a superb impression of the Last Supper and Transfiguration, by R. Morghen : a brilliant set of the large Battles of Alexander, by G. Audran : a choice proof of Louis XVI, in grand costume by Bervic : and numerous rare Dutch etchings : among which is, a fine and complete set of etchings, by A. Van Ostade, from the collection of the Baron Van Leyden : which will be sold by auction by Mr. Christie, at his great room, 8, King Street, St. James's Square, on Wednesdaym, February 25th, 1824, and three following days, at one o'clock : may be viewed on Monday and Tuesday preceding, and catalogues had at Mr. Christie's offices, King Street, Saint James's Square.

[London] : [Mr. Christie] , [1824]
Physical Description:
28 pages ; 24 cm
Rare Books and Manuscripts
N8640 .N6+ v. 7 no.4 Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
Date of sale: February 25-28, 1824.
Place of sale: London.
BAC: British Art Center copy is annotated in ink with sale prices for all lots and some buyers. Number 4 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.
Decorative arts -- Catalogs.
Drawing, British -- Catalogs.
Drawing, European -- Catalogs.
Northwick, John Rushout, Baron, 1770-1859 -- Bookplate.
Prints, British -- Catalogs.
Prints, European -- Catalogs.
Upcott, William, 1779-1845 -- Autograph.
Auction catalogs.
Audran, Gérard, 1640-1703
Barocci, Federigo, 1528-1612
Carracci, Agostino, 1557-1602
Drevet, Claude, 1697-1781
Edelinck, Gérard, 1640-1707
Guyard de Berville, M. (Guillaume François), 1697-1770
Hollar, Wenceslaus, 1607-1677
Masson, G
Morghen, Raffaello, 1761-1833
Reni, Guido, 1575-1642
Rembrandt Harmenszoon van Rijn, 1606-1669
Visscher, Cornelis, 1629-1658
Visscher, Jan de, 1633-approximately 1692
Van Dyck, Anthony, 1599-1641
Woollett, William, 1735-1785.

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