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Christie, Manson & Woods
Catalogue of a highly interesting collection of antiquities & works of art, formed by the late Henry F. Holt, Esq. : comprising early domestic utensils and drinking vessels, in metal, an extensive assemblage of mediaeval ivories, portrait medallions, caskets, &c., knives, forks, and spoons, metalwork, carvings in wood, wassail bowl, peg tankard ... : paintings, especially the Marriage at Cana, by Paul Veronese : Twelfth Night, by Jan Steen, portrait of R.B. Sheridan, by Sir Joshua Reynolds ... : The Chinese collection (the property of H.F.W. Holt, Esq.) ... : which will be sold by auction, by Messrs. Christie, Manson & Woods, at their Great Rooms, 8, King Street, St. James's Square, on Monday, June 19, 1871, and two following days, at one o'clock precisely.
[London] : [Printed by W. Clowes & Sons], 1871.
Physical Description:
56 pages, 6 leaves of plates : illustrations ; 23 cm
Rare Books and Manuscripts
N8640 .N4 v. 3 no.28
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
Illustrations are mounted photographs.
Lugt, F. Répertoire des catalogues de ventes publiques, 32541
Date of sale: June 19-21, 1871.
Place of sale: London.
BAC: British Art Center copy is not annotated. Number 28 of 36 auctions catalogs bound together. The volume bound in contemporary quarter roan; with the armorial bookplates of the Earl of Normanton; with a manuscript index on the volumes' catalogs on the front endpapers.
Subject Terms:
Agar, James Charles Herbert Welbore Ellis, Earl of Normanton, 1818-1896 -- Bookplate.
Art -- Private collections -- Great Britain -- Catalogs.
Art -- Private collections.
Art auctions -- England -- London -- Catalogs.
Decorative arts -- Catalogs.
Holt, Henry F.
Holt, Henry Frederic -- Art collections -- Catalogs.
Painting, British -- Catalogs.
Painting, European -- Catalogs.
Photography -- Great Britain.
Auction catalogs.
William Clowes and Sons, printer.

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