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Rainy, Alexander, auctioneer, printer.

A catalogue of the third and most valuable portion of the collection of pictures of the late James Johnston, Esq. of Straiton and Champfleurie, N.B. : comprising about two hundred , some of high class, particularly the celebrated gallery pictures of "Dead Christ and St. Mary, by Guercino : The Miracle of Santa Casa Di Loretto, by Domenichino : A Grand Sea Storm, by W. Vandevelde : two large views in Venice, by Canaletti : and many fine productions of the Italian, Spanish, and Venetian Schools : including the works of Raphael, L. Da Vinci, Domenichino, Sal. Rosa, Titian, P. Veronese, Corregio, Tintoretto, Murillo, Velasquez, Ligozzi, Carravaggio, etc. : also a painted glass window and some miscellanies, which will be sold by auction by Mr. Rainy, at the Gallery, No. 14, on the East Side of Regent-St. in the division between Piccadilly and Pall Mall, on Wednesday, June 29, 1842, and following day, at one o'clock precisely, by direction of the executors.

[London] : [Mr. Rainy], [1842]
Physical Description:
14, [2] pages ; 24 cm
Rare Books and Manuscripts
N8640 .N6+ v. 12a no.9 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-5417
Lugt, F. Répertoire des catalogues de ventes publiques, 16656
Date of sale: June 29-30, 1842.
Place of sale: London.
BAC: British Art Center copy is annotated with sale prices and buyers' names for some lots. Number 9 of 37 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.
Johnston, James, 1801-1841 -- Art collections -- Catalogs.
Northwick, John Rushout, Baron, 1770-1859 -- Bookplate.
Painting, European -- Catalogs.
Auction catalogs.
Canaletto, 1697-1768, artist.
Caravaggio, Michelangelo Merisi da, 1573-1610, artist.
Correggio, 1489?-1534, artist.
Guercino, 1591-1666, artist.
Domenichino, 1581-1641, artist.
Leonardo, da Vinci, 1452-1519, artist.
Ligozzi, Jacopo, 1547-1626, artist.
Murillo, Bartolomé Esteban, 1617-1682, artist.
Raphael, 1483-1520, artist.
Rosa, Salvatore, 1615-1673, artist.
Tintoretto, 1518-1594, artist.
Titian, approximately 1488-1576, artist.
Velázquez, Diego, 1599-1660, artist.
Velde, Adriaen van de, 1636-1672, artist.
Veronese, 1528-1588, artist.

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