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Christie, James, 1773–1831
A catalogue of the very extensive and valuable oriental museum, comprising mss., sculptures, bronzes, articles of female dress and ornament, weapons, and natural history, which was formed at great expense by the late General Charles Stuart, of Bengal; ... which will be sold by auction, by Mr. Christie ... on Friday, June the 11th, and following day, and on Monday, June the 14th, 1830, and following day, at one o'clock precisely : may be viewed two days preceding, and catalogues had at Mr. Christie's offices, King Street, St. James's Square.
[London] : [Mr. Christie], [1830]
Physical Description:
59, [1] pages ; 24 cm
Rare Books and Manuscripts
N8640 .N6+ v. 7 no.25 Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
Lugt, F. Répertoire des catalogues de ventes publiques, 12407
Date of sale:June 11-12 and June14-15, 1830.
Place of sale: London.
BAC: British Art Center copy is not annotated. Number 25 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:
Armor -- Catalogs.
Art -- Private collections -- Great Britain -- Catalogs.
Art auctions -- England -- London -- Catalogs.
Bronzes -- Catalogs.
Decorative arts -- Catalogs.
Drawing, European -- Catalogs.
Jewelry -- Catalogs.
London Institution -- Ownership.
Manuscripts -- Catalogs.
Northwick, John Rushout, Baron, 1770-1859 -- Bookplate.
Sculpture, European -- Catalogs.
Stuart, Charles, 1757 or 1758-1828 -- Art collection -- Catalogs.
Upcott, William, 1779-1845 -- Autograph.
Weapons -- Catalogs.
Auction catalogs.

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