Catalogue of the very choice collection of pictures, of the highest class : the property of William Theobald Esq., deceased : which (by order of the executors,) will be sold by auction, by Messrs. Christie and Manson, at their Great Room, 8, King Street, St. James's Square, on Saturday, May 10, 1851, at one o'clock precisely.
- [London] : [Messrs. Christie and Manson], 
London : Printed by W. Clowes and Sons,
- Physical Description:
- 16 pages ; 24 cm
- Rare Books and ManuscriptsN8640 .N6+ v. 12b no.32 OversizeYale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon CollectionView by request in the Study Room [Request]
Note: The Study Room is open by appointment. Please visit the Study Room page on our website for more details.Rare Books and ManuscriptsN8640 .N4 v. 1 no.23Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon CollectionView by request in the Study Room [Request]
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- Copyright Status:
- Copyright Not Evaluated
- Artists included in the sale are Ward, Morland, D. Quigley, D. Wilkie, Tiepolo, Canaletti, Richard Wilson, J. Burnet, Greuze, Teniers, F. Mieris, A. Ostade, Rembrandt, Paulus Potter, Backjuysen, J. Ruisdale, among others.
Lugt, F. Répertoire des catalogues de ventes publiques, 20366
Date of sale: May 10, 1851.
Place of sale: London.
BAC: British Art Center copy N8640.N4 v. 1 no.23 is annotated in graphite with sale prices for some lots. Number 23 of 34 auction catalogs bound together. The volume bound in contemporary quarter roan; with the armorial bookplates of the Earl of Normanton and Rupert Gunnis; with a manuscript index on the volume's catalogs on the front endpapers.
BAC: British Art Center copy N8640.N6+ v. 12b no.32 is not annotated. Number 32 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:
- Agar, James Charles Herbert Welbore Ellis, Earl of Normanton, 1818-1896 -- Bookplate.Art -- Private collections -- Great Britain -- Catalogs.Art auctions -- England -- London -- Catalogs.Backhuysen, Ludolf, approximately 1630-1708Burnet, John, 1784-1868, artist.Canaletto, 1697-1768, artist.Decorative arts -- Catalogs.Drawing, British -- Catalogs.Drawing, European -- Catalogs.Greuze, Jean-Baptiste, 1725-1805, artist.Gunnis, Rupert -- Bookplate.Mieris, Frans van, 1635-1681, artist.Morland, George, 1763-1804, artist.Northwick, John Rushout, Baron, 1770-1859 -- Bookplate.Ostade, Adriaen van, 1610-1685, artist.Painting, British -- Catalogs.Painting, European -- Catalogs.Potter, Paulus, 1625-1654, artist.Quigley, Daniel, active 1773, artist.Rembrandt Harmenszoon van Rijn, 1606-1669, artist.Ruisdael, Jacob van, 1628 or 1629-1682, artist.Sculpture, British -- Catalogs.Sculpture, European -- Catalogs.Teniers, David, 1610-1690, artist.Theobald, William, 1794-1850/51 -- Art collection -- Catalogs.Tiepolo, Giovanni Battista, artist.Ward, James, 1769-1820, artist.Wilkie, David, Sir, 1785-1841, artist.Wilson, Richard, 1713-1782, artist.
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