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CHRISTIE, James, the elder (1730--1803)
[Sale catalogue. 1802:05:17]
A catalogue of the capital, and singularly valuable collection of antique marbles, statues, bustos, &c. at the distinguished villa of the late Rt. Hon. Lord Mendip, deceased, at Twickenham, Middlesex: ... Which will be sold by auction, by Mr. Christie, on the premises, on Monday, May the 17th, 1802, ...
[London]: J. Smeeton, printer, [1802].
6, [2] p. ; 27.6 cm. (4°)

Lugt 6432. Reference to this sale of antique statues is made in Christie's Particulars for the sale of Lord Mendip's villa at Twickenham (q.v.).

Copy Notes Inscribed in ink on drop-head title: Lord Mendip's sale / May 18: 1802. Annotated in pencil with prices and indications of Soane's purchases. Bound in a collection of sale catalogues, 1784 to 1823. The title-page and conjugate final blank leaf bound separately as Priv. Corr.XVI.E.1.3 and endorsed in ink on the final page with a note of the payment for sundries bought, after a note of Soane's purchases at the sale totalling £76 6s. 6d., signed R Jaubert (Priv. Corr.XVI.E.1.2).

Binding Recent half goatskin, binder's cloth boards. Numbered '1' in a series of sale catalogue volumes.

Reference Number 4760


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