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S. Leigh Sotheby & Co.
Catalogue of the very beautiful collection of highly finished and illumined miniature paintings : the property of the late William Young Ottley, Esq. F.A.S., author of the History of Engraving, The Italian School of Design, The Florentine School : and other works connected with the fine arts ... : which will be sold by auction, by Mr. S. Leigh Sotheby, at his house, 3, Wellington Street, Strand, on Friday, the 11th of May, 1838, and following day, at one o'clock precisely.
[London] : [S. Leigh Sotheby], [1838]
[London] : J. Davy, printer,
Physical Description:
16 pages ; 24 cm
Rare Books and Manuscripts
N8640 .N6+v.12 no. 11 Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
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Getty provenance index databases, sale catalog Br-4886
Lugt, F. Répertoire des catalogues de ventes publiques, 15067
Date of sale: May 11-12, 1838.
Place of sale: London.
BAC: British Art Center copy is annotated in ink and graphite with sale prices for some lots. Number 11 of 28 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.
Illuminations of books and manuscripts, English -- Catalogs.
Miniature painting -- Catalogs.
Northwick, John Rushout, Baron, 1770-1859 -- Bookplate.
Ottley, William Young, 1771-1836 -- Art collections -- Catalogs.
Auction catalogs.
Davy, John (Printer), printer.

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