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Sotheby, Samuel, 1771–1842

A catalogue of the valuable collection of prints, drawings & pictures of the late distinguished artist, Thomas Rowlandson, Esq. ... : the drawings include several of his most celebrated subjects, many of them the originals, from which he made duplicate drawings : the engravings consist of specimens of the Italian, German, Dutch & Flemish schools : including some fine and most rare productions of Marc Antonio, J. Bonasone, Aug. Veneziano, Aeneas Vico, The Carracci, J. Van Meck, M. Zagel, Albert Durer, Lucas Krug, Le Maitre a L'Ecrevisse, the little German Masters, &c. : amongst the Dutch Masters, are some very fine etchings by Rembrandt, with a few drawings by his hand : a large collection of the works of Rubens, &c. &c. : to which is added, several valuable copper plates, etched by himself, including some of his admired caricatures : also, a few valuable paintings, by Andrea del Sarto, Pordonne, Paris Bordone, Marco Ricci, Vernet, Vandyke, Teniers, &c. : which will be sold by auction, by Mr. Sotheby, at his house, Wellington Street, Strand, on Monday, 23d June, 1828, and three following days.

Additional Title(s):

At head of title: Original drawings, pictures, prints &c. &c

[London] : [Mr. Sotheby], [1828]
[London] : Printed by J. Davy,
Physical Description:
35, [1] pages ; 23 cm
Rare Books and Manuscripts
N8640 N6+v.13 no.16 Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Getty provenance index databases, sale catalog Br-3151
Lugt, F. Répertoire des catalogues de ventes publiques, 11790
Date of sale: June 23-26, 1828.
Place of sale: London.
BAC: British Art Center copy is not annotated. Number 16 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.
Art auctions -- England -- London -- Catalogs.
Copperplates -- Catalogs.
Drawing, European -- Catalogs.
Northwick, John Rushout, Baron, 1770-1859 -- Bookplate.
Painting, European -- Catalogs.
Prints, European -- Catalogs.
Rowlandson, Thomas, 1756-1827 -- Art collections -- Catalogs.
Rowlandson, Thomas, 1756-1827.
Auction catalogs.
Bonasone, Giulio, approximately 1498-approximately 1580
Bordone, Paris, 1500-1571, artist.
Carracci, Annibale, 1560-1609, artist.
Carracci, Lodovico, 1555-1619, artist.
Dürer, Albrecht, 1471-1528, artist.
Krug, Lucas, artist.
Meckenem, Israhel van, -1503, artist.
Pordenone, Giovanni Antonio, 1484?-1539, artist.
Raimondi, Marcantonio, approximately 1480-approximately 1534, artist.
Rembrandt Harmenszoon van Rijn, 1606-1669, artist.
Ricci, Marco, 1676-1729, artist.
Rubens, Peter Paul, 1577-1640, artist.
Sarto, Andrea del, 1486-1530, artist.
Teniers, David, 1610-1690, artist.
Van Dyck, Anthony, 1599-1641, artist.
Veneziano,, artist.
Vernet, Joseph, 1714-1789, artist.
Vico, Enea, 1523-1567, artist.
Zasinger, Matthäus, approximately 1477-approximately 1555, artist.
Van Dyck, Anthony, 1599-1641, artist.
Teniers, David, 1610-1690, artist.

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