A catalogue of a genuine collection of about fifty capital pictures : removed from an ancient family mansion in the country, where they have been for upwards of 70 years, and comprising a chef d'œuvre by Carlo Dolci, of Herodias's daughter with the head of John the Baptist, a noble portrait of Charles the First, by Vandyke ; a portrait of Henry the Eighth, an undoubted Holbein ; two rare and perfect specimens of J. De Mabuse ; a small, but beautiful Claude ; a very fine bacchanalian subject, by Jordaens, a pair by Luca Giordano ; two very pleasing compositions, on copper, by Ferg ; two whole-length portraits by Vandyke ; and various cabinet paintings by Murillo, Bourdon, Caliavari, Vanderneer, Schidone, Schalken, Palma, De Neefs, Monamy, F. Lauri, &c. &c. : which will be by auction, by Mr. F. Squibb, at his Great Room, Saville Row, on Saturday, the 16th of July, 1831, at twelve o'clock : to be viewed three days preceding the sale, when catalogues may be had at the room.
- [London] : [Mr. Squibb], 
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- 4 pages ; 24 cm
- Rare Books and ManuscriptsN8640 .N6+ v. 7 no.39 OversizeYale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon CollectionAccessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Lugt, F. Répertoire des catalogues de ventes publiques, 12726
Date of sale: July 16, 1831.
Place of sale: London.
BAC: British Art Center copy is not annotated. Number 39 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.Upcott, William, 1779-1845 -- Autograph.
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