Catalogue of a collection of fancy pictures and portraits : including the following illustrious and distinguished characters : viz, His Present Majesty, King George III : Queen Charlotte : Duke of York : Duchess of York : Duke of Kent : Duke of Sussex : King of Wirtemberg : Marshal Blucher : Herman Platoff : Marquis of Chandos : Earl St. Vincent : Admiral Lord Exmouth : Lord Beresford : Lord Chetwynd : Sir A. Cochrane : Capt. Sir C. M. Schomberg, R. N. : Sir J. Beresford : Col Grey : Mr. Nollekins : Mrs. Siddons : The Persian Ambassador : these, and many other portraits and pictures, forming a most interesting collection, from the Pencil of that accomplished and highly-gifted artist, Sir William Beechey, R. A. : likewise, several sketches, by Vandyke and Rubens : The Last Supper, by Tintoretto : Venus and Cupid, by Watteau : a Landscape, by Caracci : sketch by Titian, the Discovery of Calista : the Conflagration, by Vanderneer : portraits, by Vandyke, Old Stone, Vanderbank, Hogarth, &c. &c. &c. : which will be sold by auction, by Messrs. E. Foster & Son, on the premises, no. 18, Harley Street, on Tuesday, the 5th day of May, 1835, at twelve o'clock.
- Additional Title(s):
At head of title: A selection from the works of Sir W. Beechey also his collection of pictures by the Old Masters
- [London] : [Messrs. E. Foster & Son], 
- Physical Description:
- 8 pages ; 26 cm
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- Copyright Status:
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- Getty provenance index databases, sale catalog Br-4419
Lugt, F. Répertoire des catalogues de ventes publiques, 13984
Date of sale: May 5, 1835.
Place of sale: London.
BAC: British Art Center copy is not annotated. Number 25 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.Beechey, William, Sir, 1753-1839 -- Art collections -- Catalogs.Northwick, John Rushout, Baron, 1770-1859 -- Bookplate.Painting, British -- Catalogs.Painting, European -- Catalogs.Portraits -- Catalogs.
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