A catalogue of a most curious and valuable collection of prints, drawings, books of prints, and portfolios; collected ... by the late Jonathan Blackburne, esq; of Liverpool. This collection consits[!] of near ten thousand ... prints ... which will be sold at auction by Mr. Hutchins, at his rooms in King-Street and Hart-Street, Covent-Garden, on Monday, the 20th of March 1786, and the twelve following evenings (Sundays excepted) ...
- [London, 1786?]
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- 91 p. 27 cm.
- Rare Books and ManuscriptsNE59 G7 B5 1786bAccessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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A reissue of a catalogue which was originally printed in Leeds by Thomas Wright in 1785. The two catalogues have the same title.
"A catalogue of the duplicate prints in the collection of the late Jonathan Blackburne ... which ... will be sold by auction, by Mr. Hutchins ... on Tuesday, the 4th of April 1786, and the following evening ...": 8 p. at end.
British Art Center has 3 copies. Copies 1 and 2 have the original Leeds t.-p. as well as the London t.-p. Copy 2, which has the bookplate of Baron Northwick, is without the catalogue of the duplicate prints. Copies 1 and 3 are interleaved, and all copies are priced in ms.
- Subject Terms:
- Blackburne, Jonathan -- Art collections.Engraving -- Catalogs.Northwick, John Rushout, Baron, 1770-1859 -- Bookplate.Wright, Thomas -- Printer.
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