A catalogue of the extensive and capital collection of prints of the Rt. Hon. the Earl of Bute, deceased, consisting of the Italian, German, Flemish, Dutch, French, and English schools, in fine condition : more particularly in the works of Rubens, Van Dyck, Poussin, Visscher, Drevet, Edelinck, and Rembrandt, many of them being proofs before the letters, and with curious variations : likewise several excellent books of prints, and portfolios, elegantly bound in morocco, russia, &c. : which (by order of the executors,) will be sold by auction, by Mr. Hutchins, at his rooms in King-Street, and Hart Street, Covent Garden on Monday, March 31st, 1794, and the sixteen following days, at twelve o'clock.
- Additional Title(s):
Earl of Bute's prints
- [London] : [Mr. Hutchins], 
- Physical Description:
- 110,  pages ; 21 cm
- Rare Books and ManuscriptsN8640 .N6 v. 18 no. 1Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon CollectionAccessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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- ESTC, t39275
Lugt, F. Répertoire des catalogues de ventes publiques, 5179
Date of sale: March 31-April 16, 1794.
Place of sale: London.
BAC: British Art Center copy is not annotated. Number 1 of 4 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 -- Private collections.Art auctions -- England -- London -- Catalogs.Bute, John Stuart, Earl of, 1713-1792 -- Art collections -- Catalogs.Bute, John Stuart, Earl of, 1713-1792.Drevet, Claude, 1697-1781.Dughet, Gaspard, 1615-1675.Edelinck, Gérard, 1640-1707.Engraving -- Catalogs.Engraving.Northwick, John Rushout, Baron, 1770-1859 -- Bookplate.Prints, English -- Catalogs.Prints, European -- Catalogs.Rembrandt Harmenszoon van Rijn, 1606-1669.Rubens, Peter Paul, 1577-1640.Van Dyck, Anthony, 1599-1641.Visscher, Cornelis, 1629-1658.Visscher, Jan de, 1633-approximately 1692.
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Hutchins, Mr. (Hassil), active 1779-1789, A catalogue of the extensive and capital collection of prints of the Rt. Hon. the Earl of Bute, deceased, consisting of the Italian, German, Flemish, Dutch, French, and English schools, in fine condition , 
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