A catalogue of the collection of engravings, etchings, and original drawings, and books of prints, of Christian Josi, Esq. Deceased : who was long distinguished for his accurate knowledge of prints, and for his judgment in collection : they comprise ... specimens of M. Antonio : Italian etchings ... of R. Morghen : ... impressions by Audran, Edlinck, and the great French engravers : rarieties by M. Schoen, J. V. Mecheln, the Hopfers, A. Durer, and Penz : the works of Rubens, and V. Dyck : Rembrandt's works .... : ... collection of the works of Hollar ... : Dutch etchings, including Ostade's Concert ... and Backhuysen's large sea-piece : Houbraken's heads, proofs : Ploos Van Amstel's works ... : books of prints : picturesque tours : the Musée Franc̜ois : Mor. Bartsch's Work, L. P. : and among the drawings a most rare subject by P. Potter, &c. &c. &c. : which will be sold by auction, by Mr. Christie, at his Great Room in King Street, St. James's Square.
- Additional Title(s):
Catalogue of part I. of the etchings, engravings, and original drawings of Chrstian Josi, Esq. : comprising the works of Rembrandt, and etchings and drawings by Dutch masters
- [London] : [James Christie], 
[London] : Printed by W. Nicol
- Physical Description:
- 66 pages ; 27 cm
- Rare Books and ManuscriptsN8640 .N6+ v. 34 no.1 OversizeYale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon CollectionAccessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
Note: The Study Room is open to Yale ID holders by appointment. Please visit the Study Room page on our website for more details.
- Copyright Status:
- Copyright Information
- Lugt, F. Répertoire des catalogues de ventes publiques, 11972
Date of sale: March 18-26, 1829.
Place of sale: London.
BAC: British Art Center copy is annotated in ink with sale prices and buyers' names for all lots. Number 1 of 4 auction catalogs bound together. The volume bound in contemporary half calf. Armorial bookplate of Baron Northwick.
- Subject Terms:
- Art -- Private collections -- Great Britain -- Catalogs.Art auctions -- England -- London -- Catalogs.Backhuysen, Ludolf, approximately 1630-1708, artist.Drawing, European -- Catalogs.Dürer, Albrecht, 1471-1528.Edelinck, Gérard, 1640-1707.Hogarth, William, 1697-1764.Houbraken, Jacobus, 1698-1780.Josi, Christian, -1828 -- Art collection -- Catalogs.Mecheln, J. V.Morghen, Raffaello, 1761-1833.Nicol, William, 1777-1857.Northwick, John Rushout, Baron, 1770-1859 -- Bookplate.Ostade, Adriaen van, 1610-1685.Painting, European -- Catalogs.Pencz, Georg, 1500?-1550, artist.Ploos van Amstel, Cornelis, 1726-1798.Potter, Paulus, 1625-1654.Prints, European -- Catalogs.Rembrandt Harmenszoon van Rijn, 1606-1669.Rubens, Peter Paul, 1577-1640.Schongauer, Martin, active 15th century.Van Dyck, Anthony, 1599-1641.
- Auction catalogs.
YCBA Collections Search
Christie, James, 1773-1831, A catalogue of the collection of engravings, etchings, and original drawings, and books of prints, of Christian Josi, Esq. Deceased , 
If you have information about this object that may be of assistance please contact us.