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Christie & Manson

Catalogue of interesting modern English pictures, forming the collection of G. T. Andrews, Esq., of York : including many pleasing works by artists of high repute : in particular, many charming works by Etty, R. A., among others, the celebrated picture of "Robinson Crusoe Shipwrecked" : Venus asleep in the greenwood shade, the Bather, Somnolency, The Graces, The Toilet, &c. &c. &c. : and equally interesting examples of Collins, R. A., Webster, R. A., Leslie, R. A., Sydney Cooper, R.A., Lee, R.A., Creswick, R. A., Redgrave, R.A., Frith, A.R.A., Newton, R.A., Linnell, Müller, Harding, Pyne, Hurlstone, Philip, &c. &c. &c. : which will be sold by auction, by Messrs. Christie and Manson, at their Great Room, 8, King Street, St. James's Square, on Saturday, May 31, 1851, at one o'clock precisely.

[London] : Printed by W. Clowes and Sons, [1851]
Physical Description:
15, [1] pages ; 24 cm
Rare Books and Manuscripts
N8640 .N4 v. 1 no.24
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
Lugt, F. Répertoire des catalogues de ventes publiques, 20391
Date of sale: May 31, 1851.
Place of sale: London.
BAC: British Art Center copy is not annotated. Number 24 of 34 auction catalogs bound together. The volume bound in contemporary quarter roan; with the armorial bookplates of the Earl of Normanton and Rupert Gunnis; with a manuscript index on the volume's catalogs on the front endpapers.
Subject Terms:
Agar, James Charles Herbert Welbore Ellis, Earl of Normanton, 1818-1896 -- Bookplate.
Andrews, George Townsend, 1805-1855 -- Art collections -- Catalogs.
Art -- Private collections -- Great Britain -- Catalogs.
Art auctions -- England -- London -- Catalogs.
Collins, Charles Allston, 1828-1873, artist.
Cooper, Thomas Sidney, 1803-1902, artist.
Creswick, Thomas, 1811-1869, artist.
Etty, William, 1787-1849, artist.
Frith, William Powell, 1819-1909, artist.
Gunnis, Rupert -- Bookplate.
Harding, artist.
Hurlstone, Frederick Yeates, 1800-1869, artist.
Lee, Frederick Richard, 1798-1879, artist.
Linnell, Alfred, -1887, artist.
Müller, William James, 1812-1845, artist.
Newton, Gilbert Stuart, 1794-1835, artist.
Painting, British -- Catalogs.
Philip, artist.
Pyne, John, 1766-1813, artist.
Redgrave, Richard, 1804-1888, artist.
Webster, artist.
Auction catalogs.
William Clowes and Sons, printer.

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