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Creator:
Sotheby, Samuel, 1771-1842, auctioneer.
Title:
A catalogue of the very choice and select library of the late George Baker, esq. of St. Paul's Churchyard ... which will be sold by auction, by Mr. Sotheby, at his house, no. 3, Wellington Street, Strand, on Monday June 6, 1825, and two following days at twelve o'clock.
Published/Created:
[London] : J. Compton, printer, [1825]
Physical Description:
[7], 4-43 pages, [1] leaf of plates ; 25 cm
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
N8640 .S68 1825 Copy 1
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Rare Books and Manuscripts
N8640 .S68 1825 Copy 2
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Classification:
Books
Notes:
"The largest collection of works relating to Hogarth, and works printed at Strawberry Hill, ever offered to the public."
With a brief biography of G. Baker as 'Advertisement.'
Prices and buyers' names supplied in ms.
Inscribed: Henry Broadley, 1830.
Date of sale: June 6-8. 1825.
Place of sale: London.
BAC: British Art Center copy 1 is annotated in ink with sale prices and buyers' names for all lots. Bound in half calf with marbled boards.
BAC: British Art Center copy 2 is not annotated. Has bound with it: Catalogue of the highly valuable collection of prints and drawings, the property of the late George Baker, Esq. ... which will be sold by Mr. Sotheby, ... on Thursday, the 16th of June, 1825. London: J. Davy, 1825.
LWL 486 4: S. de Ricci, Sept. 1933.
LWL 486 4: Unidentified manuscript notes.
Subject Terms:
Art -- Private collections -- Great Britain -- Catalogs.
Art auctions -- England -- London -- Catalogs.
Baker, George, 1747-1811 -- Art collections -- Catalogs.
Baker, George, 1747-1811 -- Biography.
Baker, George, 1747-1811 -- Library -- Catalogs.
Book auctions -- Catalogs.
Drawing, British -- Catalogs.
Drawing, European -- Catalogs.
Private libraries -- Catalogs.
Form/Genre:
Auction catalogs.
Contributors:
Compton, J., printer.
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