A catalogue of the whole of the very beautiful and highly interesting collection of paintings, the original works of that greatly-admired artist James Ward, Esq. R. A. of no. 6, Nenman Street, about to retire to the country : comprising his very celebrated and admirable work, a group of cattle in a landscape, of the natural size, painted in emulation of the famous pictures of the bull, by P. Potter, in the Museum at Amsterdam : various portraits of horses, and of animals of distinguished beauty, or peculiar breeds : landscapes : subjects from domestic life and allegory, particularly the original finished sketch for an allegorical painting, commemorative of the Victory of Waterloo, and a whole-length portrait of the Duke of Wellington, painted from His Grace as a finished study for the large picture now in the Hall of Chelsea College : and a capital and greatly admired copy from the Marquess of Stafford's Bath of Diana, by Titian : which will be sold by auction, by Mr. Christie, at his Great Room, 8, King Street, St. James's Square, on Friday, May 29th, 1829, precisely at one o'clock : may be viewed two days preceding : and catalogues had at Mr. Christie's office, King Street, St. James's Square.
- [London] : [Mr. Christie], 
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Lugt, F. Répertoire des catalogues de ventes publiques, 12071
Date of sale: May 29, 1829.
Place of sale: London.
BAC: British Art Center copy 1 is annotated in pen and ink with sale prices for some lots. Number 17 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.
BAC: British Art Center copy 2 is annotated in ink with sale prices for some lots. Bound in half calf with marbled boards. Armorial bookplate: Joseph Neeld. Bound with: Catalogue of the collection of pictures of that eminent connoisseur and collector the late Richard Mortimer, Esq. ... [London], 
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- Art -- Private collections -- Great Britain -- Catalogs.Art auctions -- England -- London -- Catalogs.London Institution -- Ownership.Neeld, Joseph -- Bookplate.Northwick, John Rushout, Baron, 1770-1859 -- Bookplate.Painting, British -- Catalogs.Upcott, William, 1779-1845 -- Autograph.Ward, James, 1769-1859 -- Art collections -- Catalogs.Ward, James, 1769-1859.
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Christie, James, 1773-1831, A catalogue of the whole of the very beautiful and highly interesting collection of paintings, the original works of that greatly-admired artist James Ward, Esq. R. A. of no. 6, Nenman Street, about to retire to the country , [London] :