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Thomas, John (Auctioneer)

A catalogue of a small, but very curious, collection of British, and foreign portraits : including several of great scarcity, by Faithorne, Pass, Hollar, Hogenberg, De Leu, Gaultier, &c. : specimens of Old Masters : fine modern productions of Woollett, Strange, Wille, Morghen, Muller, &c. : the whole recently imported from Germany : which will be sold by auction, by Mr. Thomas, at his Great Room, no. 38, King Street, Covent Garden, on Tuesday, the 10th day of June, 1828, and following day, at twelve for one precisely.

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At head of title: Rare English and Foreign portraits, works of the Old Masters, fine engravings of Woollett, Morghen, Muller, Wille, &c.

[London] : [Mr. Thomas], [1828]
[London] : Printed by W. Smith,
Physical Description:
18 pages ; 24 cm
Rare Books and Manuscripts
N8640 N6+v.13 no.14 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, 11775
Date of sale: June 10-11, 1828
Place of sale: London.
BAC: British Art Center copy is not annotated. Number 15 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.
Northwick, John Rushout, Baron, 1770-1859 -- Bookplate.
Portraits, British -- Catalogs.
Portraits, European -- Catalogs.
Prints, British -- Catalogs.
Prints, European -- Catalogs.
Auction catalogs.
Faithorne, William, 1616-1691, engraver.
Gaultier, Léonard, 1561-1641, engraver.
Hogenberg, Frans, approximately 1539-1590, engraver.
Hollar, Wenceslaus, 1607-1677, engraver.
Leu, Thomas de, 1560-1612, engraver.
Morghen, Raffaello, 1761-1833, engraver.
Müller, Johann Friedrich Wilhelm, 1782-1816, engraver.
Passe, Crispijn van de, -1670, engraver.
Strange, Robert, Sir, 1721-1792, engraver.
Wille, Johann Georg, 1715-1808, engraver.
Woollett, William, 1735-1785, engraver.

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