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Christie, James, 1773–1831

A catalogue of a small but valuable collection of Italian, Flemish, and Dutch pictures : chiefly the property of a Gentleman of Fine Taste, lately retired from his residence in London : they comprise St. Christopher, a Carton, by the early master Cimabue : an elegant composition by Titian : a ditto, by P. Veronese : a Pieta by Guido, in his very fine manner : a poetical subject, by S. Rosa : a whole length portrait, and two other fine gallery specimens by Van Dyck : the original landscape, with fighting bulls, by R. di Tivoli, engraved in Boydell's Gallery : a grand landscape, by Rembrandt, with the figures by Teniers, from the Radstock Collection : a beautiful interior by Terberg, and others by Schiavone, Pordenone, Novellara, Carracci, Domenichino, Guercino, Albano, Mola, S. Rosa, Velasquez. G. Poussin, Rubens, Roterhaemer, Van Harp, Teniers, De Nain, Ruysdael, Stoop : also, a few cabinet pictures of the late Hon. Lord Gwydir, which were omitted in the recent sale of the collection from Grimsthorpe Castle : which will be sold by auction, by Mr. Christie, at his Great Room, No. 8, King Street, St. James's Square, on Saturday, May the16th, 1829, at one o'clock precisely : may be viewed two days preceding, and catalogues had at Mr. Christie's Office, King Street, St. James's Square.

[London] : [Mr. Christie], [1829]
Physical Description:
7, [1] pages ; 27 cm
Rare Books and Manuscripts
N8640 .N6+ v. 7 no.14 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-3285
Lugt, F. Répertoire des catalogues de ventes publiques, 12049
Date of sale: May 16, 1829.
Place of sale: London.
BAC: British Art Center copy is not annotated. Number 14 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.
Gwydir, Peter Burrell, Baron, 1754-1820 -- Art collections -- Catalogs.
London Institution -- Ownership.
Northwick, John Rushout, Baron, 1770-1859 -- Bookplate.
Painting, European -- Catalogs.
Upcott, William, 1779-1845 -- Autograph.
Auction catalogs.
Albani, Francesco, 1578-1660
Borch, Gerard ter, 1617-1681
Carracci, Annibale, 1560-1609
Cimabue, Giovanni, 1240-
Domenichino, 1581-1641
Dughet, Gaspard, 1615-1675
Herp, Willem van, approximately 1614-1677.
Le Nain,
Mola, Pier Francesco, 1612-1666
Orsi, Lelio, 1511-1587
Pordenone, Giovanni Antonio, 1484?-1539
Titian, approximately 1488-1576
Veronese, 1528-1588
Rembrandt Harmenszoon van Rijn, 1606-1669
Reni, Guido, 1575-1642
Roos, Philip, 1655-1705
Rotenhan, Sebastian von, 1478-1534.
Rosa, Salvatore, 1615-1673
Rubens, Peter Paul, 1577-1640
Ruisdael, Jacob van, 1628 or 1629-1682
Schiavone, Andrea, approximately 1500-1563
Stoop, Dirck, approximately 1618-1686
Teniers, David, 1610-1690
Van Dyck, Anthony, 1599-1641
Velázquez, Diego, 1599-1660

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