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Stanley, George (Auctioneer)

A catalogue of the superb and truly valuable collection of antique and modern gems, in cameo and intaglio, on a variety of precious stones, chiefly in gold setting as rings : embracing some of the finest remains of the Etruscan, Greek and Roman artists : and the works of the most skilful modern artists of Italy : the property of the late Count Fries of Vienna : which will be sold by auction, by Mr. Stanley, at his Rooms, 21, Old Bond Street, on Friday, the 9th of May, 1834, and following day, at one o'clock precisely, by order of the executor.

[London] : [Mr. Stanley], [1834]
[London] : Walton and Mitchell, Printers,
Physical Description:
16 pages ; 25 cm
Rare Books and Manuscripts
N8640 .N6+ v. 9 no.16 Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
Date of sale: May 9-10, 1834.
Place of sale: London.
BAC: British Art Center copy is annotated in ink with prices for some lots. Number 16 of 50 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.
Fries, Count, -approximately 1834.
Gems -- Catalogs.
Jewelry -- Catalogs.
Northwick, John Rushout, Baron, 1770-1859 -- Bookplate.
Auction catalogs.
Walton and Mitchell, printer.

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