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Christie, Manson & Woods
Catalogue of a choice collection of old Sèvres porcelain, the property of a gentleman : also, a magnificent secretaire, inlaid with plaques of Old Sèvres, formerly belonging to Marie Antoinette, the property of a nobleman : a fine old Chelsea Derby dessert service : beautiful picque-work : old Dresden groups, &c. &c. : which will be sol dby auction, by Messrs. Christie, Manson & Woods, at their Great Rooms, 8, King Street, St. James's Square, on Thursday, May 4, 1871, at one o'clock precisely.
[London] : [Printed by W. Clowes & Sons, Stamford Street and Charing Cross], 1871.
Physical Description:
11, [1] pages ; 24 cm
Rare Books and Manuscripts
N8640 .N4 v. 3 no.18
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
Lugt's identifies seller as Earl Cowley.
Lugt, F. Répertoire des catalogues de ventes publiques, 32458
Date of sale: May 4, 1871.
Place of sale: London.
BAC: British Art Center copy is not annotated. Number 18 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.
Christie, Manson & Woods.
Cowley, Henry Richard Charles Wellesley, Earl, 1804-1884 -- Art collections -- Catalogs.
Cowley, Henry Richard Charles Wellesley, Earl, 1804-1884.
Furniture -- Catalogs.
Porcelain -- Catalogs.
Auction catalogs.
William Clowes and Sons, printer.

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