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Creator:
S. Leigh Sotheby & Co., auctioneer.
Title:
Catalogue of a small but very select collection of prints : comprisng specimens by the principal engravers of ancient and modern times : consisting of the best works of Israel Van Mecken, Martin Zagel, Marc Antonio, Albert Durer, Giulio Bonasone, Prince Rupert, The Visschers, Suyderhoef, Bolswert, Edelinck, Hogarth, Strange, Woollett, Sharp, Morghen, Desnoyers, Felsing &c. &c. &c. : and etchings by Rembrandt, Berghem, Both, Claude, Van Dyck, Stoop, Swanevelt and others of equal importance ... which will be sold by auction by Messrs. S. Leigh Sotheby & Co. auctioneers of literary property and works illustrative of the fine arts at their house, 3, Wellington Street, Strand, on Wednesday, 19th April {10th May], 1848, at one o'clock precisely.
Published/Created:
[London] : J. Davy and Sons, Printers, [1848]
Physical Description:
9, [1] 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 Thomas Miller Whitehead.
Lugt, F. Répertoire des catalogues de ventes publiques, 18984
Date of sale: April 19 [May 10th], 1848.
Place of sale: London.
BAC: British Art Center copy is annotated in ink with sale prices and buyers' names for all lots. Bound in half calf with marbled boards. Bound with: 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 ...which will be sold by auction by Mr. Hessey, ... on Monday March 8, 1830. London : Printed by Thomas Davison, [1833] Date of April 19th, 1848 crossed out and date of May 10th written in ink. Lugt notes that the sale was postponed until May.
Subject Terms:
Art -- Private collections -- Great Britain -- Catalogs.
Art auctions -- England -- London -- Catalogs.
Painting, British -- Catalogs.
Painting, European -- Catalogs.
Prints, British -- Catalogs.
Prints, European -- Catalogs.
Whitehead, Thomas Miller, 1821-1897? -- Art Collections -- Catalogs.
Form/Genre:
Auction catalogs.
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