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Catalogue of a portio of the collection of pictures, of the late most Noble the Duke of Argyll, removed from upper Brook Street : comprising The Virgin and Sleeping Infant ... example of Guido : ... work of Sir Joshua Reynolds : Blaise ... by Sir Edwin Landseer : landscape by Sir Augustus Callcott : several ... historical and noble portraits : drawings in water-colours- including an early work of Turner, R.A. : and some modern engravings : which will be sold by auction, by Messrs. Christie and Manson, at their Great Room, 8, King Street, St. James's Square, on Saturday, March 17, 1855, at one o'clock precisely.
[London] : Printed by W. Clowes and Sons, 1855.
Physical Description:
7, [1] pages ; 24 cm
Rare Books and Manuscripts
N8640 .N6 v. 1 no. 32
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Lugt, F. Répertoire des catalogues de ventes publiques, 22305
Date of sale: March 17, 1855.
Place of sale: London.
BAC: British Art Center copy is annotated in ink with notes pertaining to lot 91. Includes an obituary of the Countess of Wilton tipped in. Number 32 of 34 auctions 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 volumes's catalogs on the front end papers.
Subject Terms:
Agar, James Charles Herbert Welbore Ellis, Earl of Normanton, 1818-1896 -- Bookplate.
Argyll, George Douglas Campbell, Duke of, 1823-1900 -- Art collections -- Catalogs.
Art -- Private collections -- Great Britain -- Catalogs.
Art auctions -- England -- London -- Catalogs.
Callcott, Augustus Wall, 1779-1844, artist.
Drawings, British -- Catalogs.
Gunnis, Rupert -- Bookplate.
Landseer, Edwin, Sir, 1802-1873, artist.
Painting, British -- Catalogs.
Painting, European -- Catalogs.
Prints, British -- Catalogs.
Reni, Guido, 1575-1642, artist.
Reynolds, Joshua, Sir, 1723-1792, artist.
Turner, J. M. W. (Joseph Mallord William), 1775-1851, artist.
Auction catalogs.
William Clowes and Sons, printer.

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