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A catalogue of the choice and excellent collection of pictures of the first class in the Italian, Spanish, Dutch and Flemish Schools : many of which have been distinguished ornaments of celebrated galleries and cabinets, and purchased at liberal prices by the proprietor, including many of unusual excellence, and several of transcendent merit : particularly The Titian Venus ... : The Triumph of Charity, by Rubens ... : The Meeting of Jacob and Esau, by Murillo ... : ... landscape, morning scene, by Both : ... portrait of Henry VIII, by Holbein : St. Joseph and Infant Christ in a landscape, by Guido : Dead Christ and the Maries, by L. and A. Caracci : the Head of St. John, ... by L. Da Vinci : Three boys blowing bubbles, by Terburg : Venus and Adonis, by Vandyke : Nell Gwynne and the Duke of St. Albans, by Sir P. Lely : ... portrait of the Princess (afterwards Queen) Elizabeth, by Janet : a View near Naples ... by Vernet : ... The triumph of Silenus, by Rubens and Jordaens : and others by the following great and esteemed Masters : Raffaelle, Dominchino, Caracci, Titian, N. Del Abati, Murillo, Velasquez, Antonilez, Julio Clovio, Claude, Berchem, Both, Du Jardin, Rembrandt, G. Dow, Wouvermans, Cuyp, De Hogge, Jan Stein, A. Ostade : which will be sold by auction, by Messrs. E. Foster and Son, at the Gallery, 54, Pall Mall, on Saturday, the 25th of July, 1835, at twelve o'clock.
Additional Title(s):
At head of title: Collection of very valuable pictures, the property of J. Taylor, Esq.
[London] : [Messrs. E. Foster and Son], [1835]
Physical Description:
16 pages ; 26 cm
Rare Books and Manuscripts
N8640 .N6+ v. 9 no.36 Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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"The proprietor was the dealer Josiah Taylor of Pall Mall."--Getty provenance index.
Getty provenance index databases, sale catalog Br-4481
Lugt, F. Répertoire des catalogues de ventes publiques, 14070
Date of sale: July 35, 1835.
Place of sale: London.
BAC: British Art Center copy is annotated in ink with prices for all lots and buyer' names for some lots. Number 36 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.
Northwick, John Rushout, Baron, 1770-1859 -- Bookplate.
Painting, British -- Catalogs.
Painting, European -- Catalogs.
Taylor, J. (Josiah) -- Art collections -- Catalogs.
Auction catalogs.
Abate, Nicolò dell', approximately 1509-1571, artist.
Berchem, Nicolaas Pietersz, 1620-1683, artist.
Borch, Gerard ter, 1617-1681, artist.
Both, Jan, 1618?-1652, artist.
Carracci, Annibale, 1560-1609, artist.
Carracci, Lodovico, 1555-1619, artist.
Clouet, François, -1572, artist.
Clovio, Giulio, 1498-1578, artist.
Cuyp, Aelbert, 1620-1691, artist.
Domenichino, 1581-1641, artist.
Desjardins, François, 1601-1676, artist.
Dou, Gerard, 1613-1675, artist.
Holbein, Hans, 1460-1524, artist.
Hooghe, Romeyn de, 1645-1708, artist.
Jordaens, Jacob, 1593-1678, artist.
Lely, Peter, 1618-1680, artist.
Leonardo, da Vinci, 1452-1519, artist.
Lorrain, Claude, 1600-1682, artist.
Murillo, Bartolomé Esteban, 1617-1682, artist.
Ostade, Adriaen van, 1610-1685, artist.
Raphael, 1483-1520, artist.
Rembrandt Harmenszoon van Rijn, 1606-1669, artist.
Reni, Guido, 1575-1642, artist.
Rubens, Peter Paul, 1577-1640, artist.
Steen, Jan, 1626-1679, artist.
Titian, approximately 1488-1576, artist.
Van Dyck, Anthony, 1599-1641, artist.
Vernet, Joseph, 1714-1789, artist.
Wijnants, Jan, 1631 or 1632-1684, artist.
Velázquez, Diego, 1599-1660, artist.
Wouwerman, Philips, 1619?-1668, artist.

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