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Catalogue of a valuable collection of pictures, of the Italian and Dutch schools : the property of a gentleman; the greater part of which were collected on the Continent: consisting of the works Raffaelle, Giorgione, Fra Bartolomeo, Poussin, Garofalo, Cannaletti, Swaneveldt, Potter, Cuyp, Ruisdael, Berghem, Backhuysen, De Hooge, P. Wouvermans, Wynants, Weenix, Netscher, Jan Stein, Terburg, Snyders among which may be especially noted a Holy Family in a landscape by Giorgione, from the Almeraghi collection : a portrait, by Raffaelle, from the Ercolini collection : Christ bearing his cross, by Fra. Bartolomeo : Holy Family, by Garofalo, from King Charles's collection : while those of the Dutch masters are too generally of a good quality to admit of particular enumeration : which will be sold by auction, Mr. Edward Foster, at his gallery, 54, Pall Mall, on Wednesday, the 1st of May, 1833, at twelve o'clock : may be viewed two days prior to the sale, and catalogues had at Mr. Foster's Offices, 14, Greek Street, Soho Square, and 54, Pall Mall.

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At head of title: Fine pictures

[London] : [Edward Foster], [1833]
Physical Description:
8 pages ; 37 cm
Rare Books and Manuscripts
N8640 .N6+ v. 8 no.31 Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
"N.B. The Dutch pictures are from the Brentano, La Perriere, Tazeira, and other collections on the Continent."
Getty provenance index databases, sale catalog Br-4087
Lugt, F. Répertoire des catalogues de ventes publiques, 13296
Date of sale: May 1, 1833.
Place of auction: London.
BAC: British Art Center copy is not annotated. Number 31 of 44 auction catalogs bound together. The volume bound in contemporary half calf; with the armorial bookplate of Baron Northwick.
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.
Canaletto, 1697-1768, artist.
Backhuysen, Ludolf, approximately 1630-1708, artist.
Bartolomeo, fra, 1472-1517, artist.
Berchem, Nicolaas Pietersz, 1620-1683, artist.
Borch, Gerard ter, 1617-1681, artist.
Canaletto, 1697-1768, artist.
Cuyp, Aelbert, 1620-1691, artist.
Dughet, Gaspard, 1615-1675, artist.
Garofalo, Benvenuto Tisi da, 1481-1559, artist.
Giorgione, 1477 or 1478-1510, artist.
Hooghe, Romeyn de, 1645-1708, artist.
Netscher, Caspar, 1635 or 1636-1684, artist.
Potter, Paulus, 1625-1654, artist.
Raphael, 1483-1520, artist.
Ruisdael, Jacob van, 1628 or 1629-1682, artist.
Snyders, Frans, 1579-1657, artist.
Steen, Jan, 1626-1679, artist.
Swanevelt, Herman van, 1603-1655, artist.
Weenix, Jan, approximately 1642-1719, artist.
Wijnants, Jan, 1631 or 1632-1684, artist.
Wouwerman, Philips, 1619?-1668, artist.

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