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The Thomas J. Watson Library, the central library of The Metropolitan Museum of Art, acquires, provides access to, and preserves research materials concerning the history of art and related disciplines. The primary mission of the library is to support the research activities of the Museum staff; in addition, it serves an international community of researchers. Watson Library's collection of books and periodicals relating to the history of art is one of the most comprehensive in the world.



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The Jewelers' Circular
The Jewelers' Circular
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The Jewelers’ Circular and Horological Review (1873–1912) was the leading American trade publication for jewelry, silver, watch and clock businesses. Publication frequency varied but was typically weekly.  Formed through the merger of Jewelers’ Circular (dates unknown) and American Horological Journal (1869–1873), The Jewelers’ Circular and Horological Review absorbed Jewelers’ Weekly (established in 1887) in 1900 and Jewelers’ Review (established 1887) in 1902.  The publication...
Sale held at Astor residence
Topics: Astor, Vincent, 1891-1959, Vincent Astor
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The Jewelers' Circular
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Lugt: 77764
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Place of sale: New York; Date of sale: Apr. 21-May 5, 1910
Topic: Auction catalogs
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The Metropolitan Museum of Art
by Galerie Georges Petit
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Objets d'art et de curiosité, armes, instruments de musique, costumes et étoffes, bronzes Japonais et autres, meubles anciens
Topics: Leloir, Alexandre Louis, 1843-1884, Armor, Louis Leloir
xix [i.e. ix], 358 p. ; 23 cm
Topics: Art auctions -- Indexes, Art auctions -- History -- 19th century
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
by Galerie Georges Petit
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32 p. :
Topic: M. V... [Vaucamps]
Viestnik iziashchnykh iskustv
Viestnik iziashchnykh iskustv
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Viestnik iziashchnykh iskustv was published by the Imperatorskaia Akademiia khudozhestv (Imperial Academy of Arts) in Saint Petersburg, Russia, from 1883-1890.
175 p., 16 plates : 24 cm
Topics: Double, Joseph Louis Léopold, 1812-1881 -- Art collections, Collection Double [Léopold Double]
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The Metropolitan Museum of Art
by Peter Ineichen (Firm)
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Sale code: Auktion 43
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
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74 p., 10 p. of plates : 26 cm
Topics: Trau, Franz -- Art collections, Franz Trau
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
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To be sold by order of Mr. Charles Austin Hobbs, Executor, Mr. Frank Gaylord Cook, Attorney --T.p ; Lancour, 4614 ; Lugt, 86471 ; Place of sale: New York ; Date of sale: Mar. 4-7, 1924 ; Watson Library copy: annotated with prices
Topic: William Whiting Nolen
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
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1 v. (unpaged), 93 plates :
Topics: Soubies, Jacques -- Art collections, Docteur Soubies
Date of sale: November 19, 1930 - November 22, 1930
Topics: Dr. Franz Reichsfreiherr von Werner, Dr. Heinrich Steger, Kunstsammlung der Frau Lisa Gutherz-Ditmar
Sale code: 1059
Topics: Brummer, Joseph, Estate of Joseph Brummer
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
by American Art Association
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Modern and ultra-modern art
Topics: Quinn, John, 1870-1924, John Quinn
Sale code: 1674
Topics: H. Boetzelen, M. Gladbach, Hof-Kunsthändler Max Wollmann
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An extraordinary collection dealing with the local history and march of events in the regions lying within the Ohio and Mississippi valleys and westward to the Pacific ocean embracing pioneer narrative, frontier exploration, Indian wars, historical annals, memoirs of early settlement, personal relations of the empire builders, etc. --T.p ; McKay, 8658 ; Place of sale: New York ; Date of sale: Dec. 3-5, 1923
Lancour, 5654 ; Part of the plates are accompanied by guard sheet with descriptive letterpress ; Foreword signed: Shirley Falcke ; Place of sale: New York ; Date of sale: Nov. 28, 1930
Topic: Monell, Ambrose, -1921
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
by Knight Frank & Rutley
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Estate sale held at The Hill, Hampstead Heath
Topics: Leverhulme, William Hesketh Lever, Viscount, 1851-1925, Viscount Leverhulme
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
by Hôtel Drouot
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56 p
Topic: [Monsieur] Marquis
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
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Cover title: oil paintings
Topics: Robinson, Thomas, 1835-, Thomas Robinson
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Topics: Degas, Edgar, 1834-1917 -- Catalogs, Seligmann, Jacques, 1858-1923 -- Art collections -- Catalogs,...
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The Metropolitan Museum of Art
by Hermann Ball & Paul Graupe
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109 p., 108 leaves of plates : 22 cm
Topics: Goldschmidt-Rothschild, Erich von -- Art collections, Huth, Hans -- Art collections, Erich von...
Topics: Spitzer, Frédéric, 1815-1890 -- Art collections, Frederic Spitzer, Mme. la Baronne Coche de la...
Lancour: 5383 ; Sale code: 2253 ; Catalogue contains introductory letter by Robert W. De Forest, President of the Metropolitan Museum of Art ; Place of sale: New York ; Date of sale: Mar. 30-31, 1928
Topics: Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York, N.Y.), Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York
xii, 143 p
Topic: Alfred Sensier