Catalogue of the magnificent assemblage of property at Erlestoke Mansion, near Devizes in Wilts : accumulated ... by George Watson Taylor, Esq. M.P. ... : which will be sold by auction, by Mr. George Robins, on the premises, on Monday, the 9th day of July, 1832, and twenty succeeding days, at twelve o'clock, (Sundays excepted).
- [London] : [Printed by W. Smith], 1832.
- Physical Description:
- 220 pages,  leaf of plates : illustrations ; 30 cm.
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- Copyright Status:
- Copyright Not Evaluated
- Place of sale: Erlestoke Mansion, near Devizes, in Wilts.
"The splendid furniture throughout the mansion is adorned and fitted up in the most superb style of elegance ... ; The collection of valuable and celebrated pictures, exhibits many chef d'œuvres by Guido, Hobbima [Hobbema], Parmegiano, Potter, Albano, Ruysdale, N. Poussin, Corregio, Murillo, Greuze, Rubens &c.; gallery of portraits of distinguished characters, by Sir Joshua Reynolds, Sir Thomas Lawrence, Hogarth, Gainsborough, Dobson, Zoffany, Sir P. Lely, Philips, Hopner, &c. and the Bourbon & Buonaparte families by Lefèvre, Mignaud, Duplessis and Mirevelt."--Title page.
Getty provenance index databases, sale catalog Br-3966
Lugt, F. Répertoire des catalogues de ventes publiques, 13046
Place of sale: near Devizes, in Wiltshire.
Date of sale: July 9 - August 1, 1832.
BAC: British Art Center copy is not annotated. Bound in later brown cloth.
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- Art -- Private collections -- Great Britain -- Catalogs.Art auctions -- England -- Wiltshire -- Catalogs.Book auctions -- England -- Wiltshire -- Catalogs.Decorative arts -- Catalogs.Furniture -- Catalogs.Painting, British -- Catalogs.Painting, European -- Catalogs.Private libraries -- Catalogs.Watson-Taylor, George, -1841 -- Art collections -- Catalogs.
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