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Stevens and Brenchley

A catalogue of a small but highly valuable assortment of original pictures, by the old masters of the most approved schools, selected by a gentleman whose taste and judgment in works of art and vertu are particularly esteemed : the collection embraces a splendid finished portrait of "Francis de Moncade, Marquis of Antrome" (Ambassador to Holland from the King of Spain) by Rembrandt, in his best time : a very valuable painting by Albano, "St. John preaching in the wilderness", in which are introduced, portraits of "Albano, his two wives and children" : "The Death of Queen Miriam", a highly finished painting by De Witt : ... views of Naples and florence, by the late John Smith : "Goats fighting", by Raphael : a very fine painting, "Shipping", by Vandevelde : a head of "Rubens", by Vandyke : portraits of "Queen Elizabeth" by Federigo Zucchero : "Earl of Essex" by Sir Antonio More : "Henrietta Maria" by Sir Peter Lely : "Napoleon", when first consul, by David ... : "Prince Charles Edward" by Vandermene : the "Wife of Berghem" : Nell Gwynn; Princess Clementina Maria, Wife of the chevalier St. George; and the poet "Goldsmith" - masters unknown : a pair of exquisitely finished "sea pieces", and others, by N. Poussin, Sir Peter Lely, Domenichino, and Wouvermans : which will be sold by auction, by Stevens and Brenchley, at the spacious room of the British coffee-house, Cockspur Street : on Friday, the 12th of August, 1831, at tweove o' clock, by order of the assignees of Messrs. Macdonald and Campbell : may be viewed on the Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday, preceding the sale, and quarto catalogues had at the British Coffee-House, Cockspur Street : of Messrs. KJarslake and Crealock, solicitors, Carlton Chambers, Regent Street, and of Stevens and Brenchley, 36, Old Jewry.

[London] : [Stevens and Brenchley], [1831]
Physical Description:
4 pages ; 28 cm
Rare Books and Manuscripts
N8640 .N6+ v. 7 no.42 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-3753.
Place of auction: London.
Date of sale: August 12, 1831.
BAC: British Art Center copy is annotated in ink with prices for some lots. Number 42 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.
Rembrandt Harmenszoon van Rijn, 1606-1669.
Albani, Francesco, 1578-1660.
Smith, John, 1624-1668
David, Jacques Louis, 1748-1825
De Wit, John.
Domenichino, 1581-1641
Lely, Peter, 1618-1680
Mor, Anthonis, approximately 1517-1576 or 1577
Poussin, Nicolas, 1594?-1665
Raphael, 1483-1520.
Smith, John, 1749-1831.
Van Dyck, Anthony, 1599-1641
Velde, Adriaen van de, 1636-1672
Wouwerman, Philips, 1619?-1668
Zuccaro, Federico, approximately 1540-1609

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