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Christie, Manson & Woods

Catalogue of a valuable assemblage of decorative objects, including the greater portion of the collection of John Bidwell, Esq., sold in consequence of his retirement from the foreign office : also, some fine oriental jars, clocks, &c., the property of a lady of rank : and a small collection of choice porcelain, including three very fine old Sèvres vases, etc. etc. : which will be sold by auction, by Messrs. Christie, Manson & Woods, at their Great Rooms, 8, King Street, St. James's Square, on Friday, February 23, 1872, at one o'clock precisely.

[London] : [Printed by William Clowes & Sons], [1872]
Physical Description:
16 pages, [1] leaf of plates : illustrations ; 23 cm
Rare Books and Manuscripts
N8640 .N4 v. 3 no. 35
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
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Lithography printed by Fargues & Co.
Lugt: 32934
Date of sale: Feb. 23, 1872.
Place of sale: London.
BAC: British Art Center copy is not annotated. Number 35 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:
Art -- Private collections -- Great Britain -- Catalogs.
Art -- Private collections.
Art auctions -- England -- London -- Catalogs.
Bidwell, John, 1825-1873 -- Art collections -- Catalogs.
Decorative arts -- Catalogs.
Porcelain -- Catalogs.
Auction catalogues.
Lithographs -- 1872.
William Clowes and Sons, printer.
Fargues & Co., printer.

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