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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: 9728
Topics: Comte V... P... [Vincent Potoski] or [Potocki], Gendron
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, Walpole, Horace, 1717-1797, Strawberry Hill (Twickenham, London,...
Pictures, works of art, and decorative objects [first through fifth portions]
Topics: 12th Duke of Hamilton, Hamilton Palace
The John G. Johnson Collection at the Philadelphia Museum of Art
by Venturi, Adolfo, 1856-1941; Crespi, Benigno Cristoforo, 1833-1920
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Topics: Crespi, Benigno Cristoforo, 1833-1920, Painting, Painting, Italian, Painting, Italian
The John G. Johnson Collection at the Philadelphia Museum of Art
by American Art Association; Kirby, Thomas Ellis, 1846-1924; Fenollosa, Ernest, 1853-1908
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Lancour: 2199
Topic: Waggaman, Thomas E., 1839-1906
The John G. Johnson Collection at the Philadelphia Museum of Art
by Regnault-Delalande, François-Léandre, 1762-1824; Silvestre, Jean-Augustin de, 1719-1809
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Includes index
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 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
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
Lugt: 17682
Topic: Cardinal Fesch
Lugt: 50694
Topics: Estate of Richard Austin Robertson, American Art Association
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
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 Rudolph Lepke's Kunst-Auctions-Haus
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Topic: Galerie Weber, Hamburg
Lugt: 54882
Topics: J.B. Plasman, Egon Risse, F.W. Schmidt, Louis Jacob
171448033
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Topics: Smith, James Henry, James Henry Smith
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
Objets d'art
Topic: M. de Saint Rémy
"Commissaires-priseurs: Me Paul Chevallier, Me F. Lair-Dubreuil."
Topic: [Gustave] Mühlbacher
Lugt: 59812
Topics: Professor Dr. Hermann, Freiherr von Widerhofer, K.K. Hofrath und Leibarzt
413 lots
Topic: Townsend, Horace, 1859-1922
Lugt: 66558
Topics: Hermann Zoeppritz, Earl of Clarendon, [J. Maclean], [Viscount Hood], [Sir Thornton Stoker],...
Lugt: 50986
Topics: Hollingworth Magniac, Colworth Collection
Lugt: 62123
Topics: Dowdeswell and Dowdeswell Collection, Blakeslee Collection T.J. Blakeslee
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 J.M. Heberle (Firm)
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Gemälde der niederländischen, deutschen, italienischen, spanischen etc. Schulen des XV.-XIX. Jahrhunderts
Topic: Adolf Schuster
Lugt: 69975
Topic: Charles Butler, Esq
Bound as Q 85
Topics: Galerie Sedelmeyer, Painting, European, Painting, European
Gemälde ersten Ranges von hervorragenden Meistern der holländischen, flämischen, deutschen, italienischen und englischen Schulen des XV. bis XVIII. Jahrh
Topic: Edward Habich
Lugt: 50404
Topic: Deakin Brothers & Company
La Réponse désirée de Lépicié; L'Amour et la Poésie, de Fragonard; Portrait d'homme, de Clouet: petits portraits de personnages historiques; miniatures a l'huile et sur ivoire; six tapisseries Louis XIV
Topic: [Monbrison]
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]
Bronzes antiques, bijoux mérovingiens, monnaies et médailles antiques du Moyen âge et de la Renaissance, vierge du XIIIe siècle en ivoire, émaux de Limoges, faïences de Perse, plats de Bernard Palissy, statue en marbre par J. Fancelli, porcelaines de la Chine
Topics: Fillon, Benjamin, 1819-1881, Armor, Benjamin Fillon
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Topic: Yerkes, Charles Tyson, 1837-1905
Lugt: 75491
Topics: Lambert, Catholina, -1923, Luini, Bernardino, 1475?-1533?
The John G. Johnson Collection at the Philadelphia Museum of Art
by J.M. Heberle (Firm); Heinrich Lempertz, Cologne
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Lugt: 62573
Topics: Stéphan Bourgeois, Gaspard Bourgeois, Jean Bourgeois
Lugt: 58726
Topics: White, Henry, Lister, M. H, Henry White and others, M.H. Lister
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
"... par Juan de Arellano, Goya, Van Goyen, Jacques et Salomon van Ruysdael, Pierre Snayers, David Teniers le Vieux, Terburg, Benjamin-Constant, L. Benouville, Berne-Bellecour, François Bonvin, Corot, Courbet, Diaz de la Peña, Duez, Jules Dupré, Heilbuth, Henner, Charles Jacque, Eugène Lambert, Louis Leloir, Henri Lévy, Lobrichon, Van Marcke, Meissonier, Ignacio Merino, Alphonse de Neuville, Plassan, Ribot, Léopold Robert, Troyon, Vautier, Vibert, Vollon, Ziem ; dessins anciens et...
Topics: Dreyfus, de Gonzalez, Art auctions, M. D... de G..
Corresponds to Lugt: 3106
Topics: Painting, Drawing
Includes index
Topic: Painting, European
The John G. Johnson Collection at the Philadelphia Museum of Art
by American Art Association
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Lugt: 75781
Topic: Mr. Charles E. Locke
Includes index
Topic: Blakeslee Galleries
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
Lugt: 56338
Topics: M. X.., Vicomtesse de Bondy, [de Boisgelin]
Lugt: 63313
Topics: Pasquier, H, H. Pasquier
"Il a été tiré de ce catalogue mille exemplaires sur papier de Hollande, cinquante exemplaires sur papier japon, numérotés de 1 à 50."
Topics: Art, Painting
Lugt: 53744
Topic: Baron N.A. Steengracht van Moyland
Johnson Collection copy bound as part of O 60a
Topics: Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Art
The John G. Johnson Collection at the Philadelphia Museum of Art
by American Art Association; Woodward, Robert B., 1840-1915, former owner NBB
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100 lots
Topic: Knox, Edward M
Lancour: 2297
Topics: Peter A. Schemm, Moses Tanenbaum, William Salomon, Solomon Mehrbach, Louis A. Biddle, Estate of the...
Lugt: 26022
Topic: Dr. Leroy d'Étiolles
Lugt: 10861
Topics: M. Girodet-Trioson, genealogy
The John G. Johnson Collection at the Philadelphia Museum of Art
by Christie & Manson; Peel, Robert, 1788-1850, former owner
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Topics: Wells, William, William Wells
Also issued without illustrations
Topic: Sir John Charles Day
Dans les anciens, des oeuvres de: Boilly, Boucher, Ph. de Champaigne, Clouet, Fragonard, Greuze, Largillière, Mignard, Prud'hon, van Dael, J. Ruysdael, Van Spaendonck, Teniers, etc., etc.; dans les modernes, des oeuvres de: Baron, Chavet, E. Detaille, Dejonghe, Faustin Besson, Fauvelet, Jongkind, Lepoittevin, Plassan, Roqueplan, Troyon, Willems, etc., etc.; objets de curiosité et d'ameublement du XVIII siècle; porcelaines de Sèvres pâte tendre et de Chine; miniatures, objets de vitrine;...
Topic: Eugène Féral
Lancour: 2408
Topic: Edward Brandus
The John G. Johnson Collection at the Philadelphia Museum of Art
by Vandervin, H., auctioneer; Lamme, Arie Johannes, 1812-1900, notary
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Lugt: 23123
Topic: Chevalier de Coninck de Merckem
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
263 lots
Topics: Wall, Beriah, Brown, John A
Lugt: 60183
Topic: [Sir John Charles Robinson]
Bound as P 135
Topic: Painting, European
Lugt 1464
171457412
Topic: C. van Andel, de Breul, Fop Smith, Grimaldi
The John G. Johnson Collection at the Philadelphia Museum of Art
by Paillet, A. J. (Alexandre Joseph); Delaroche, Gregoire-Hippolyte, ca. 1750-ca. 1824
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Lugt: 7502
Topic: Lespinasse de Langeac
The John G. Johnson Collection at the Philadelphia Museum of Art
by Hôtel Drouot; Chevallier, Paul; Paul Lemoine, Paris; Galerie Georges Petit; MM. Bernheim Jeune & cie (Paris, France)
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Tableaux anciens & modernes; aquarelles; pastels; dessins; gravures par divers artistes; bronzes de Barye; objets d'art et d'ameublement; céramique, pendules; meubles anciens; tapisseries de XVIIIe siècle; garnissant son atelier
Topic: Boulard, Auguste, 1825-1897
Lugt: 50806
Topics: Hulot, A.|q(Anatole), 1811-1891, A. Hulot [Anatole Auguste Hulot]
Porcelaines tendres; médaillons en terre cuite de Nini; bustes et bas-reliefs de J.M. Rensaud
Topic: Frédéric Fétis
The John G. Johnson Collection at the Philadelphia Museum of Art
by Bonnefons de Lavialle (Firm); Hôtel des ventes (Rue des Jeûneurs, Paris, France)
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Includes index
Topics: M. de Guignes, genealogy
The John G. Johnson Collection at the Philadelphia Museum of Art
by Christie, Manson & Woods; Richter, Jean Paul, 1847-1937
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Lugt: 53661
Topics: Doetsch, Henry, Henry Doetsch
The John G. Johnson Collection at the Philadelphia Museum of Art
by Pillet, Ch. (Charles)
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Lugt: 41077
Topic: Baron de Beurnonville
Superb satsuma specimens ... bronzes ... cloisonne enamels, gems in carved jade, antique lacquers and ivory carvings, rare specimens of porcelains and pottery, elegant swords, elaborately carved teakwood furniture and laterns, magnificent screens
Topics: A.A. Vantine & co., New York, Imperial Exhibition at Tokio
The John G. Johnson Collection at the Philadelphia Museum of Art
by Wiele, Marguerite van de
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Bibliographie: p. [102]-103
Topics: Ostade, Adriaen van, 1610-1685, Ostade, Isack van, 1621-1649
Lugt: 65127
Topic: Eugène Fischhof [Eugène F. Fischhof]
Lugt: 49942
Topics: J. Hauptmann, Comtes Hohenzollern, Baron de Beurnonville, Dufraine, Marquis d'Aoust, A. Febvre, G....