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Christie & Manson

Catalogue of the entire valuable collection of Italian, Spanish, Flemish, Dutch, French, and English pictures, of the late Thomas Purvis, esq., Queen's Counsel : which will be sold by auction, by Messrs. Christie and Manson, at their Great Room, 8, King Street, St. James's Square, on Friday, June 1, 1849, and following day, at one o'clock precisely.

[London] : [Messrs. Christie and Manson], [1849]
London : Printed by W. Clowes and Sons,
Physical Description:
30, [2] pages ; 24 cm
Rare Books and Manuscripts
N8640 .N6+ v. 12b no.19 Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
Artists included in the sale are Hudson, Samuel Cooper, Elmer, Wilson, Thomas Gainsborough, Sir Joshua Reynolds, Carmichael, H. P. Parker, Patrick Nasmyth, and Wilkie, among others.
Lugt, F. Répertoire des catalogues de ventes publiques, 19395
Place of sale: London.
Date of sale: June 1-2, 1849.
BAC: British Art Center copy is not annotated. Number 19 of 42 auction catalogs bound together. The volume bound in contemporary half calf, with binder's ticket of T. Armstrong (the Strand); 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.
Painting, British -- Catalogs.
Painting, European -- Catalogs.
Purvis, Thomas -- Art collections -- Catalogs.
Auction catalogs.
Carmichael, J. W. (John Wilson), 1799-1868, artist.
Cooper, Samuel, 1798-1876, artist.
Elmer, Stephen, 1717-1796, artist.
Gainsborough, Thomas, 1727-1788, artist.
Hudson, Thomas, 1701-1779, artist.
Nasmyth, P. (Patrick), 1787-1831, artist.
Parker, Henry Perlee, 1795-1873, artist.
Reynolds, Joshua, Sir, 1723-1792, artist.
Wilson, Richard, 1713-1782, artist.
Wilkie, David, Sir, 1785-1841, artist.
William Clowes and Sons, printer.

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