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Mr. F. Squibb (Firm)

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], [1831]
Physical Description:
4 pages ; 24 cm
Rare Books and Manuscripts
N8640 .N6+ v. 7 no.39 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-3740
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.
Auction catalogs.
Bourdon, Sébastien, 1616-1671.
Carlevaris, Luca, 1663-1730.
Dolci, Carlo, 1616-1686.
Ferg, Paul Francis, 1689-1740.
Giordano, Luca, 1634-1705.
Gossaert, Jan, approximately 1478-approximately 1532.
Holbein, Hans, 1497-1543.
Jordaens, Jacob, 1593-1678.
Lauri, Filippo, 1623-1694.
Lorrain, Claude, 1600-1682.
Monamy, Peter, 1681-1749.
Murillo, Bartolomé Esteban, 1617-1682.
Neefs, Jacques.
Neer, Aert van der, 1603 or 1604-1677.
Palma, il Vecchio, 1480?-1528.
Schedoni, Bartolomeo, 1578-1615.
Van Dyck, Anthony, 1599-1641.

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