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The John G. Johnson Collection at the Philadelphia Museum of Art

In 2012, the Philadelphia Museum of Art Library received a grant from the Samuel H. Kress Foundation to digitize an important and unique collection of 18th and 19th century European art auction catalogs in the renowned John G. Johnson Collection. Mr. Johnson’s collection of auction catalogs, which were donated to the Museum along with 1200 masterpieces of European painting, are of vital importance to our understanding of the history of collecting and connoisseurship in the United States. In many...



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Lugt: 35587
Topic: [Marcotte de Quivière]
Pictures, works of art, and decorative objects [first through fifth portions]
Topics: 12th Duke of Hamilton, Hamilton Palace
Includes index
Topic: Van Schorel
Lugt: 9728
Topics: Comte V... P... [Vincent Potoski] or [Potocki], Gendron
The John G. Johnson Collection at the Philadelphia Museum of Art
by American Art Association; Townsend, Horace, 1859-1922; Volpi, Elia, 1858-1938; Guglielmetti, Cesare A; Rusconi, Arturo Jahn
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1215 lots
Topic: Volpi, Elia, 1858-1938
Lugt: 75491
Topics: Lambert, Catholina, -1923, Luini, Bernardino, 1475?-1533?
The John G. Johnson Collection at the Philadelphia Museum of Art
by Buckingham and Chandos, Richard Plantagenet Temple Nugent Brydges Chandos Grenville, Duke of, 1797-1861; Forster, Henry Rumsey, 1815-1884
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Title vignette
Topics: Buckingham and Chandos, Richard Plantagenet Temple Nugent Brydges Chandos Grenville, Duke of,...
The John G. Johnson Collection at the Philadelphia Museum of Art
by Galerie Sedelmeyer; Wolff, Albert, 1835-1891; Chevallier, Paul, active 1884-1898; Secrétan, Eugène, 1836-1899; Boussod, Valadon & Cie
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171447752
Topic: Secrétan, Eugène, 1836-1899
Source: folio
The John G. Johnson Collection at the Philadelphia Museum of Art
by Fifth Avenue Art Galleries (New York, N.Y.)
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Lugt: 53183
Topic: Estate of George Inness
The John G. Johnson Collection at the Philadelphia Museum of Art
by Rudolph Lepke's Kunst-Auctions-Haus
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Topic: Galerie Weber, Hamburg
The John G. Johnson Collection at the Philadelphia Museum of Art
by Bonheur, Rosa, 1822-1899; Roger-Milès, L. (Léon), 1859-1928, ed
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Sales catalog
Topic: Zoological illustration
171460638
Topics: Smallenburg van Stellendam, N., Mme, Myrtil-Schleisinger, Mme Vve Mr. N.J.W. Smallenburg van...
The John G. Johnson Collection at the Philadelphia Museum of Art
by Schrenck von Nozing, Jacob, d. 1612; Ferdinand II, Archduke of Austria, 1529-1595; Köhler, Johann David, 1684-1755, ed; Noyse von Campenhout, Johann Engelbert, tr
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Brunet, V, 224
Topics: Weapons, Kings and rulers, Nobility, Engraving, German
Lugt: 60140
Topic: Jules Strauss
171328638
Topic: Marczell de Nemes
The John G. Johnson Collection at the Philadelphia Museum of Art
by New-York Historical Society. Museum and Gallery of Art; Abbott, Henry
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The catalogue of the Abbott collection of Egyptian antiquities (73 p.) is by the collector, Henry Abbott, M.D
Topics: New-York Historical Society, Art
Bound as part of O 41a
Topic: Mr. James H. Stebbins
171456193
Topics: Kraemer, Eugène, Eugène Kraemer
The John G. Johnson Collection at the Philadelphia Museum of Art
by American Art Association; Kirby, Thomas E. (Thomas Ellis), 1846-1924, auctioneer; Bernet, Otto, auctioneer
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Includes sale of books (April 6th-8th, 1915; 1121 lots), art treasures (April 8th-10th, 1915; 474 lots), and engravings and etchings (April 12th-14th, 1915; 1028 lots)
Topic: Ives, Brayton, 1840-1914
171534609
Topic: Martin, John T
Priced
Topics: Feetham, John, John Feetham, Esq
The John G. Johnson Collection at the Philadelphia Museum of Art
by Remy, Pierre, fl. 1749-1787; Peel, Robert, 1788-1850, former owner; Rémy, Pierre. Ed
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Duplessis
The John G. Johnson Collection at the Philadelphia Museum of Art
by Fifth Avenue Art Galleries (New York, N.Y.)
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Lancour: 1408
Topics: Schaus, William, William Schaus
Par J. Achard, Berne Bellecour, Bouguereau, John Lewis Brown, Cazin, Chaplin, Eug. Delacroix, Fortuny, Français, Gavarni, Harpignies, Hébert, Heilbuth, Isabey, Jacquemard, Louis Leloir, Madelaine Lemaire, Lessi, Meissonier, Gustave Moreau, Van Muyden, de Neuville, Pils, Th. Rousseau, Vibert, Worms, Ziem, Zuber, etc., etc
Topics: M. Alfred Hartmann, [Mulhouse]
The John G. Johnson Collection at the Philadelphia Museum of Art
by Hôtel Drouot; Pillet, Ch. (Charles); Lainné, Charles; Burty, Philippe, 1830-1890
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Lugt: 27692
Topics: Delacroix, Eugène, 1798-1863, Eugène Delacroix
171457412
Topic: C. van Andel, de Breul, Fop Smith, Grimaldi
Lugt: 50986
Topics: Hollingworth Magniac, Colworth Collection
75 lots
Topic: Tyner, George N
The John G. Johnson Collection at the Philadelphia Museum of Art
by Galerie Georges Petit; Chevallier, Paul; M. Georges Petit, Paris
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Lugt: 57195
Topic: Comte Armand Doria
Par Boilly, Bonvin, Boudin, Corot, Courbet, Daubigny, Daumier, Decamps, Delacroix, Diaz, Jules Dupré, Fantin Latour, Français, Fromentin, Géricault, Gervex, Harpignies, Henner, Isabey, Charles Jacque, Jongkind, Jules Lefebvre, Lépine, Meissonier, J.F. Millet, Ribot, Ricard, Th. Rousseau, Servin, Tassaert, Troyon, Vollon, Ziem, etc.; oeuvre capitale de Corot: Le Lac de Garde; remarquable collection de bronzes par Barye
Topic: Georges Lutz
407 lots
Topics: Osborn, Charles J, Thorne, Edwin, Chapin, Edwin S
The John G. Johnson Collection at the Philadelphia Museum of Art
by Bonheur, Rosa, 1822-1899; Roger-Milès, L. (Léon), 1859-1928, ed
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Sales catalog
Topic: Zoological illustration
The John G. Johnson Collection at the Philadelphia Museum of Art
by Galerie Georges Petit
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Lugt: 50828
Topics: Daupias, Comte, Comte Daupias
171482920
Topic: M. Édouard Aynard
The John G. Johnson Collection at the Philadelphia Museum of Art
by Pillet, Ch. (Charles); Durand-Ruel
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Lugt: 34101
Topic: M. Faure
Corresponds to Lugt: 3106
Topics: Painting, Drawing
The John G. Johnson Collection at the Philadelphia Museum of Art
by Christie, Manson & Woods
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Lugt: 73908
Topics: Gomm, Alexander Gibbons, Albert Bankes
Added wood-engraved illustrated t.p. reads: A catalogue of the classic contents of Strawberry Hill collected by Horace Walpole Smith and Robins printers ..
Topics: Walpole, Horace, 1717-1797, Strawberry Hill (Twickenham, London, England), Private libraries, Art,...
Lugt: 28934
Topic: Winnen
The John G. Johnson Collection at the Philadelphia Museum of Art
by American Art Association
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Valuable paintings; antique Japanese and Chinese kakemonos and panels; antique Japanese and Chinese books and European etchings and engravings; Japanese sword guards; knife handles; sword mounts; metal work; Japanese and European ivory carvings, ivory and wood netsukes; Chinese jade, glass, antique Japanese tobacco pouches, pipes and pipe cases; antique Chinese porcelains; Japanese lacquers and inros; bowls; bronzes; articulated iron work, antique cloisonné enamels and champlevé; arms and...
Topic: Heber R. Bishop
Lancour: 3214
Topics: Symons, Henry, 1871-1922, Henry Symons
Sale code: 1265
Bound as Q 85
Topics: Galerie Sedelmeyer, Painting, European, Painting, European
Place of sale: Paris
Topics: Duret, Théodore, 1838-1927, Théodore Duret
The John G. Johnson Collection at the Philadelphia Museum of Art
by Galerie Sedelmeyer
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Lugt: 49495
Topic: Madame de Lancey
171448033
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Topics: Smith, James Henry, James Henry Smith
93 lots
Topic: Julius Oehme
Lugt: 50404
Topic: Deakin Brothers & Company
Par Boucher, Brouwer, Courbet, Van Dyck, De Heem , Henner, Largillierre, Mlle. Ledoux, Maes, Murillo, Nattier, Pourbus, Teniers, Wouvermans, etc
Topic: [Vermeulen]
Lugt: 70821
Topics: Mary Adelaide Yerkes, Isaac Stern, Guy R. Bolton, Charles B. Lawson, J.H. Stanford, Mrs. Clarence...
The John G. Johnson Collection at the Philadelphia Museum of Art
by Friedrich Schwarz (Firm : Vienna, Austria); Friedländer, Max J., 1867-1958; Seilern, Antoine, Count, 1901-1978, former owner. LO/U26; Eduard Schulte (Firm : Berlin, Germany)
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Catalogue of a sale held in Berlin, 20th November 1906
Topics: Königswarter, Moriz, Freiherr von, Painting, genealogy
413 lots
Topic: Townsend, Horace, 1859-1922
Bound as P 135
Topic: Painting, European
Place of sale: Palais au Cardinal, Rome
Topic: Cardinal Fesch
Lugt: 54960
Topic: Paul Lagarde
Lugt: 48730
Topic: Jules Dupré
Lancour: 2301
Topic: Edward Brandus
The John G. Johnson Collection at the Philadelphia Museum of Art
by Christie & Manson; Peel, Robert, 1788-1850, former owner
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Topic: Edmund Higginson
The John G. Johnson Collection at the Philadelphia Museum of Art
by Anderson Galleries, Inc
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Oil and water color paintings by European and American artists
Topic: Col. Henry Thomas Chapman
Lugt: 53516
Topic: Duvernay, Pauline Yolande Marie Louise, 1813-1894
Lugt: 50143
Topic: G.A.F. Cavendish Bentinck
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Topic: Carcano, Anna Maria Adele Caussin, b. 1831
Lugt: 23727
Topics: Alton Towers, Bertram Arthur, Earl of Shrewsbury
In association with Paul Chevallier
Topics: Heilbuth, Ferdinand, 1826-1889, Ferdinand Heilbuth
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Topics: Younge, C. E, Miss C. E. Younge
Lugt: 43940
Topic: R. Kierulf
The John G. Johnson Collection at the Philadelphia Museum of Art
by Rudolph Lepke's Kunst-Auctions-Haus
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171419400
Topic: Hans Schwarz
Lugt: 65549
Topic: Collection Ch. Sedelmeyer
171328723
Topic: Eugène Fischhof[f]
The John G. Johnson Collection at the Philadelphia Museum of Art
by Galerie Durand-Ruel
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Lugt: 61899
Topics: Gillot, Charles, 1853-1903, Ch. Gillot
Includes index
Topics: Galerie Sedelmeyer, Painting, European
Place of sale: Galeries de l'Universelle (Cité du Retiro), Paris
Topic: Ruben, S
The John G. Johnson Collection at the Philadelphia Museum of Art
by Thoré, T. (Théophile), 1807-1869; Pereire, Emile, 1800-1875; Pereire, Isaac, 1806-1880
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"Extrait de la Gazette des Beaux-Arts."
Topics: Painting, Painting
Lugt: 16363
Topics: Magnan de la Roquette, genealogy
The John G. Johnson Collection at the Philadelphia Museum of Art
by Hôtel Drouot; Pillet, Ch. (Charles); Petit, Francis; Mannheim, Charles; Labitte
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Lugt: 37027
Topic: N. Diaz de la Pena