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Creator:
Hessey, auctioneer.
Title(s):

A catalogue of an exceedingly select collection of engravings, formed with the object of comprising first rate specimens of the most eminent masters in the art, from the earliest period to the present time : it accordingly comprehends the Italian, German, Flemish, Dutch, French, and English Schools : also included several specimens of works in niello, and engravings ... which will be sold by auction, by Mr. Hessey, at Mr. Curtis's Rooms, 265, Regent Street, on Monday, March 8, 1830, at half past twelve o'clock.

Published/Created:
London : Printed by Thomas Davison, [1833]
Physical Description:
14, [2] pages ; 23 cm
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
N8340 .H47 1830
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Classification:
Books
Notes:
Lugt identifies seller as Carus Wilson.
Lugt, F. Répertoire des catalogues de ventes publiques, 12257
Date of sale: March 3, 1830.
Place of sale: London.
BAC: British Art Center copy is annotated in ink with sale prices and buyers' names for all lots. MS annotation on title page: Property of Thos. Wilson, Esq. & Edwd. H. Finch, Esq. Also inscribed Thomas Whitehead, 1847. No. 1 of 6 catalogs bound together. Bound in half calf with marbled boards.
Subject Terms:
Art -- Private collections -- Great Britain -- Catalogs.
Art auctions -- England -- London -- Catalogs.
Engraving, British -- Catalogs.
Engraving, European -- Catalogs.
Wilson, Carus -- Art collections -- Catalogs.
Form/Genre:
Auction catalogs.
Contributors:
Davison, Thomas, printer
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