The Stowe Catalogue priced and annotated / by Henry Rumsey Forster.

By: Forster, Henry Rumsey [editor.]
Contributor(s): Christie & Manson [auctioneers]
Publisher: London : David Bogue, MDCCCXLVIII [1848].Description: xliii, [1], 310 pages, [16] leaves of plates ; illustrations, portraits, genealogical tables ; 27 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeOther title: [The Stowe catalogue illustrated.]Subject(s): Buckingham and Chandos, Richard Plantagenet Temple Nugent Brydges Chandos Grenville, Duke of, 1797-1861 -- Art collections -- Catalogs | Art objects -- Private collections -- England -- Catalogs | Stowe (Buckinghamshire, England)
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Book Book British Museum
Britain Europe and Prehistory Rare BEP RARE 95 (Browse shelf(Opens below)) 1 Available 10021654

Title vignette.

Preceded by an account of the family of Buckingham and Chandos and historical notice of the mansion and gardens at Stowe.

Venue: Place of sale: Stowe (?)
Venue: Date of sale: August 15-October 7, 1848.

Sale conducted from August 15, 1848 to October 7, 1848.

Includes list of subscribers (pages v-x) and a list of names of principal purchasers (pages 305-308).

"The celebrated Chandos portrait of Shakespeare": p. 298-304.

Commercial and trade advertisements: 22 pages at end of volume.

Spine-title: The Stowe catalogue illustrated.

Referenced by: Lugt 19122

Includes indices.