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Christie, Mr. (James), 1730–1803

A catalogue of a most superb and distinguished collection of Italian, French, Flemish, and Dutch pictures : a selection formed with peculiar taste and judgment by John Trumbull, Esq. during his late residence in Paris, from some of the most celebrated cabinets in France : consisting of the undoubted works of the following great masters, in the highest state of preservation : Raphael, Titian, Pordenone, Bassan, Spagnoletto, Guercino, Guido, Salvator Rosa, Murillo, Poussin, Rubens, V. Dyck, Teniers, Berghem, Wouvermans, Ger. Douw, Ch. V. Werff, Rembrandt, Vernet / which will be sold by auction by Mr. Christie at his Great Room in Pall Mall, on Friday, February 17th, 1797, and following day, at one o'clock.

Additional Title(s):

Catalogue, &c. &c. &c.

[London] : [Mr. Christie], [1797]
Physical Description:
iv, [1], 6-13, [3] pages ; 27 cm
Rare Books and Manuscripts
N8640 .N6+ v. 2 no. 14 Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
Caption title: A catalogue, &c. &c. $c.
English short title catalogue, T90789
Lugt, F. Répertoire des catalogues de ventes publiques, 5535
Getty provenance index databases, sale catalog Br-A2197
Place of sale: London.
Date of sale: Feb. 17-18, 1797.
BAC: British Art Center copy is not annotated. Number 14 of 52 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. Tipped in between no. 13 and 14 is an ALS signed John Trumbull. Dated January 1st, 1797.
Subject Terms:
Art -- Private collections.
London Institution -- Ownership.
Northwick, John Rushout, Baron, 1770-1859 -- Bookplate.
Painting -- Private collections -- Catalogs -- Early works to 1800.
Painting -- Private collections.
Painting, European -- Catalogs -- Early works to 1800.
Painting, European.
Trumbull, John, 1756-1843
Trumbull, John, 1756-1843 -- Art collections -- Catalogs.
Upcott, William, 1779-1845 -- Autograph.
Early works.
Auction catalogs.

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