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Sotheby, Samuel, 1771–1842

A catalogue of the valuable collection of engravings, the property of the late John Hoppner, Esq. R.A., sold by order of the executors : consisting of a very choice series of portraits after Sir Joshua Reynolds ... : ... nearly complete set of the engravings from Mr. Hoppner's own works : Dutch etchings, works of the old masters, &c. : copper plates, with duplicate impressions, amongst which is an unpublished one of the late Mr. Pitt : books, and sets of prints, &c. : also the engravings of the late Rev. Dr. Willis ... comprising scarce British & foreign portraits, specimens of the Italian and German Masters : drawings, capital modern productions of Raphael Morghen, Wille, Strange, Wollett, &c. ... : which will be sold by auction, by Mr. Sotheby, at his house, Wellington Street, Strand, on Thursday, 22d May 1820, and three following days at twelve o'clock.

[London] : [Mr. Sotheby], [1828]
[London] : Printed by J. Davy,
Physical Description:
40 pages ; 22 cm
Rare Books and Manuscripts
N8640 N6+v.13 no.12 Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
Lugt, F. Répertoire des catalogues de ventes publiques, 11759
Date of sale: May 22-25, 1828.
Place of sale: London.
BAC: British Art Center copy is not annotated. Number 12 of 16 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.
Drawing, British -- Catalogs.
Drawing, European -- Catalogs.
Hoppner, John, 1758-1810 -- Art collections -- Catalogs.
Northwick, John Rushout, Baron, 1770-1859 -- Bookplate.
Portraits, British -- Catalogs.
Portraits, European -- Catalogs.
Prints, British -- Catalogs.
Prints, European -- Catalogs.
Auction catalogs.
Davy, John (Printer), printer.
Morghen, Raffaello, 1761-1833, artist.
Reynolds, Joshua, Sir, 1723-1792, artist.
Strange, Robert, Sir, 1721-1792, artist.
Wille, artist.
Willis, artist.
Woollett, William, 1735-1785, artist.

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