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], 
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- 14,  pages ; 24 cm
- Rare Books and ManuscriptsN8640 .N6+ v. 12a no.9 OversizeYale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon CollectionAccessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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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.
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