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Creator:
Christie, James, 1773-1831, auctioneer, publisher.
Title(s):

A catalogue of a small assemblage of capital and very valuable Italian, French, Flemish, and Dutch pictures : being the served part of the well-known and fine collection Lord Viscount Ranelagh, deceased : they comprise a grand landscape, with cattle and figures by Cuyp, a noble chef d'oeuvre, and an evening scene, the companion : the Battle of Maxentius, a most spirited cabinet pictures : and Constantine surveying the plan of Constantinople, by Rubens : the Piping Boy, by Rembrandt : the Gazette, by Teniers : an Evening Scene, Vander Neer, (the five last from the Orleans Gallery) : the Solitude, and one other charming landscape. by Gaspar Poussin : Holy Families, by Bonifaccio, Garofalo, and Parmegiano : and others, by Titian, Mols, S. Rosa, Teniers, Brauwer, Berkheyde, W. Van de Velde, Mommers, and Zuccarelli : which will be sold by auction, by Mr. Christie, at his Great Room, 8, King Street, St. James's Square, on Saturday, May the 16th, 1829, at half-past two o'clock : may be viewed two days preceding, and catalogues had at Mr. Christie's Office, King Street, St. James's Square.

Published/Created:
[London] : [Mr. Christie], [1829]
Physical Description:
4 pages ; 27 cm
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
N8640 .N6+ v. 7 no.13A Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Classification:
Books
Notes:
Getty provenance index databases, sale catalog Br-3286
Lugt, F. Répertoire des catalogues de ventes publiques, 12050
Date of sale: May 16, 1829
Place of sale: London.
BAC: British Art Center copy is not annotated. Number 13A of 42 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, European -- Catalogs.
Ranelagh, Thomas Jones, Viscount, 1763-1820 -- Art collections -- Catalogs.
Upcott, William, 1779-1845 -- Autograph.
Form/Genre:
Auction catalogs.
Contributors:
Berkheyde, Job Adriaensz, 1630-1693.
Brouwer, Adriaen, 1605 or 1606-1638.
Cuyp, Aelbert, 1620-1691.
Dughet, Gaspard, 1615-1675.
Garofalo, Benvenuto Tisi da, 1481-1559.
Mola, Pier Francesco, 1612-1666.
Mommers, Hendrik, 1623-1697.
Neer, Aert van der, 1603 or 1604-1677.
Parmigianino, 1503-1540.
Pitati, Bonifacio de', 1487-1553.
Rembrandt Harmenszoon van Rijn, 1606-1669.
Rosa, Salvatore, 1615-1673.
Rubens, Peter Paul, 1577-1640.
Teniers, David, 1610-1690.
Titian, approximately 1488-1576.
Velde, Adriaen van de, 1636-1672.
Zuccarelli, Francesco, 1702-1788.
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