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Sotheby and Son, auctioneer, publisher.

A catalogue of a particularly choice collection of engraved British portraits : including some of the rarest works of Elstracke, Pass, Faithorne, Loggan, White, Smith, Becket &c. &c. : ... collection of the works of Wenceslaus Hollar ... particularly the rare set of shells, with eleven not mentioned by Vertue : to which are added, a few choice productions of Woollett, Wille, Goodall, Finden, &c. ... : works of Sir Joshua Reynolds : set of Bunbury's works, collected by the late Mr. Bretherton ... : which will be sold by auction, by Mr. Sotheby and Son at their house, Wellington Street, Strand, on Wednesday, the 26th of May, 1830, and two following days, at twelve o'clock.

Additional Title(s):

At head of title: Rare portraits, by Pass, Faithorne, Loggan, &c.

[London] : [Mr. Sotheby and Son], [1830]
Physical Description:
33, [1] pages ; 22 cm
Rare Books and Manuscripts
N8640 .N6+ v. 11 no.1 Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
Getty provenance index databases, sale catalog
Lugt, F. Répertoire des catalogues de ventes publiques, 12391
Date of sale: May 25-28, 1830.
Place of sale: London.
BAC: British Art Center copy is not annotated. Number 1 of 23 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 -- Private collections.
Art auctions -- England -- London -- Catalogs.
Bretherton, Mr. -- Art collections -- Catalogs.
Drawing, British -- Catalogs.
Drawing, European -- Catalogs.
Northwick, John Rushout, Baron, 1770-1859 -- Bookplate.
Prints -- Catalogs.
Auction catalogs.

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