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Christie & Manson
A catalogue of the highly valuable and very extensive collection of engravings, etchings, drawings, and books of prints : the property of a gentleman, many of which were collected about forty years since in Holland : ... which will be sold by auction, by Messrs. Christie & Manson, at their Great Room, 8, King Street, St. James's Square, on Monday, May the 23rd, 1831, and four following days at one o'clock, precisely.
[London] : J. Davy, Printer, [1831]
Physical Description:
35, [1] pages ; 23 cm
Rare Books and Manuscripts
N8340 .H47 1830
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Lugt identifies the seller as Sir Francis Baring.
Lugt, F. Répertoire des catalogues de ventes publiques, 12676
Date of sale: May 23-27, 1831.
Place of sale: London.
BAC: British Art Center copy is annotated in ink with sale prices and buyers' names for all lots. Sir Francis Baring inscribed on title page. Errata slip tipped onto page 31: "Errata. Lot 6. The original Portrait, which is described (by error) as forming part of this lot, is not in this collection." Bound in half calf with marbled boards. No. [2] of 6 catalogs bound together.
Subject Terms:
Art -- Private collections -- Great Britain -- Catalogs.
Art auctions -- England -- London -- Catalogs.
Baring, Francis, Sir, 1740-1810 -- Art collections -- Catalogs.
Drawing, British -- Catalogs.
Drawing, European -- Catalogs.
Prints, British -- Catalogs.
Prints, European -- Catalogs.
Auction catalogs.
Davy, John (Printer), printer.

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