A catalogue of the large and capital collection of pictures : by the most admired Italian, French, Flemish and Dutch masters : also prints and drawings, framed and glazed, of James West, Esq; of King Street, Covent Garden, deceased, late President of the Royal Society : which (by order of the administratrix,) will be sold by auction by Mess. Langford's at their house in the Great Piazza, Covent Garden : on Wednesday the 31st of this Instant March 1773, and the three following days : to be viewed on March the 27th, and till the time of sale, (Sunday excepted) which will begin each day punctually at twelve o'clock : catalogues may be then had gratis on Mess. Langford's aforesaid : condition of sale as usual.
- [London] : [Mr. Langford and Son], 
- Physical Description:
- 9,  pages ; 28 cm
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- Copyright Not Evaluated
- English short title catalogue, T3184
Getty provenance index databases, sale catalog Br-A944
Lugt, F. Répertoire des catalogues de ventes publiques, 2152
Hazen, A.T. Catalogue of Horace Walpole's library, no. 2050
Date of sale: March 31-April 3, 1773.
Place of sale: London.
BAC: British Art Center copy is annotated in graphite with sale prices for some lots. Number 16 of 61 auction catalogs bound together. The volume bound in contemporary half calf; with the armorial bookplate of Baron Northwick; signed in manuscript: William Upcott, London Institution, 1823.
LWL 49 2050: Bound in with this: A catalogue of the large and valuable collection of Greek, Roman, British, Saxon, English and foreign medals ...
- Subject Terms:
- Art -- Private collections -- Great Britain -- Catalogs.Art auctions -- England -- London -- Catalogs.Drawing, British -- Catalogs.Drawing, European -- Catalogs.London Institution -- Ownership.Northwick, John Rushout, Baron, 1770-1859 -- Bookplate.Painting, British -- Catalogs.Painting, European -- Catalogs.Upcott, William, 1779-1845 -- Autograph.West, James, 1703-1772 -- Art collections -- Catalogs.
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