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EVANS, Robert Harding, auctioneers (1778--1857)
[Sale catalogue. 1824:06:21--28]
Catalogue of the splendid, curious and extensive library of the late Sir Mark Masterman Sykes, Bart. Part the third ... Which will be sold by auction, by Mr. Evans, at his house, No.93, Pall-Mall, on Monday, June 21, and seven following days, (Sunday excepted) 1824.
[London]: printed by W. Nicol, Cleveland-row, St. James's, [1824].
[2], 68 p. ; 25.2 cm. (4º)

Printer's statement from verso of title-page. The first part of the sale was held on 11--23 May 1824 (q.v.) and the second between 28 May and 9 June 1824 (q.v.). In all some 3700 lots were sold for almost £18000; the works of art disposed at Christie's sale on 14--15 May 1824 (q.v.) fetched nearly £6000 (ODNB). The final page includes an advertisement for Evans's sale of the library of Don Joseph Antonio Conde held on 6--10 June 1824 (q.v.).

Copy Notes Unopened and unannotated. Pink paper spine retained. Bound in a collection of sale catalogues as item 1 with copies of the first and second parts of the sale.

Binding Later C19th half green binder's cloth, marbled-paper boards.

Reference Number 4912


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