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A descriptive catalogue of the celebrated grand colossal statue of Napoleon Bonaparts, sculptured in carrara marble, by Banti : and which was formerly erected in the Piazzetta in front of the public building of the chamber of commerce, in the city of Venice : which will be sold by auction by Messrs. Rushworth & Jarvis, successors to Mr. Squibb, at their Great Room, Saville Row, on Saturday, May the 16th, 1835, at two o'clock, by order of the executors of a gentleman deceased.

[London] : [Messrs. Rushworth & Jarvis], [1835]
[London] : G. Richards, Printer,
Physical Description:
7, [1] pages ; 22 cm
Rare Books and Manuscripts
N8640 .N6+ v. 9 no.29 Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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"The statue is placed in the building (late the St. Patrick's School), No. 20, Dean Street, Soho Square, and may be viewed with catalogues, at one shilling each, on application at the auction room of Messrs. Rushworth & Jarvis, Saville Row."
Getty provenance index databases, sale catalog Br-4427
Date of sale: May 16, 1835.
Place of sale: London.
BAC: British Art Center copy is not annotated. Number 29 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.
Napoleon I, Emperor of the French, 1769-1821 -- In art.
Northwick, John Rushout, Baron, 1770-1859 -- Bookplate.
Sculpture, European -- Catalogs.
Auction catalogs.
Banti, Domenico, sculptor.

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