Catalogue d’une Collection de Tableaux, des trois Ecoles, Dessins, Gouaches, Estampes montées et en feuilles; Marbres, Terres cuites; Pierres gravées en creux et en relief; Vases étrusques, etc. etc. Dont la Vente…les lundi 5, mardi 6 et mercredi 7 Décembre 1814…

31, [1] p. 8vo (196 x 134 mm.), disbound (a few leaves loose), traces of orig. stitching strengthened with scotch tape. Paris: Delaroche & Gendron, 1814.

A rare auction catalogue of a sale administered by Delaroche, partially priced in a contemporary hand. According to the Getty Provenance Index, most of the paintings were owned by Delaroche himself, and in the Avertissement he states that a number of the pictures have appeared in recent auctions.

115 lots. Paintings by Bolognese, Giorgione, L. Bakhuizen, Boilly, An. Carracci, Cignani, Canaletto, Cuyp, Jordaens, Lippi, Le Brun, Moucheron, Neef, C. Netscher, Poelenburg, Guido Reni, Rubens, Rembrandt, S. Ruysdael, Schedoni, Tintoretto, J. Vernet, Ph. Wouwerman, etc. Each entry provides a concise description, occasional notes on provenance, and measurements.

Nice copy. Stamp of the Bibliothèque Heim on the upper wrapper.

❧ Lugt 8616.

Price: $950.00

Item ID: 7153