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COXE, Peter, auctioneer (d. 1844)
[Sale catalogue. 1811:04:03--04]
The catalogue of all the genuine and valuable collection of ancient and modern paintings of the late John Francis Rigaud, Esq. R.A. ... among which, are the finished designs for the Sampson, his justly celebrated Academic picture, ... and various valuable drawings, studies, prints, books of prints, easels, colors, porphyry grinding stone, plaster casts, &c. &c. which will be sold by auction, by Peter Coxe, at the Great Room, No. 20, Lower Brook Street, Grosvenor Square, on Wednesday, the 3d of April, and following day, ...
London: J. Moyes, printer, [1811].
15, [1] p. ; 26.6 cm. (4º)

Lugt 7962. With a two-page 'biographical Sketch' of the artist dated 'Throgmorton Street, March 21, 1811'. Virtually the entire sale consisted of prints, drawings and sketches by Rigaud, apparently representing the contents of his studio at the time of his death on 6 December 1810.

Copy Notes Unannotated copy. Bound in a collection of sale catalogues, 1784--1823.

Binding Recent half goatskin, binder's cloth boards.

Reference Number 3171


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