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S. Leigh Sotheby & John Wilkinson (Firm)
Catalogue of the entire and very choice cabinet of engravings & etchings, the property of a collector : comprising the works of the most eminent Masters of the Ancient and Modern Italian, German, Dutch, Flemish, French and English Schools : also containing many most interesting British Historical Portraits, the whole being of the very highest order, both as regards impression and condition : which will be sold by auction by Messrs. S. Leigh Sotheby & John Wilkinson, auctioneers of literary property and works illustrative of the fine arts, at their house, 3, Wellington Street, Strand, on Monday, the 23rd of May, 1853, and five following days.
London : J. Davy & Sons, Printers, 1853.
Physical Description:
74 pages ; 26 cm
Rare Books and Manuscripts
N8640 .S684 1853
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
Seller is identified as Henry James Brooke. See Lugt.
Lugt, F. Répertoire des catalogues de ventes publiques, 21415
Date of sale: May 23-28, 1853.
Place of sale: London.
BAC: British Art Center copy is annotated in ink with sale prices for all lots. Original printed paper wrappers bound in. H. J. Brook Esq. inscribed in ink on front cover.
Subject Terms:
Art -- Private collections -- Great Britain -- Catalogs.
Art auctions -- England -- London -- Catalogs.
Brooke, Henry James, 1771-1857 -- Art collections -- Catalogs.
Drawing, British -- Catalogs.
Drawing, European -- Catalogs.
Prints, British -- Catalogs.
Prints, European -- Catalogs.
Auction catalogs.
Brooke, Henry James, 1771-1857.

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