Auction catalogue of one of the most celebrated collections of the 18th century by Pierre Louis Paul Randon de Boisset
Auction catalogue of one of the most celebrated collections of the 18th century by Pierre Louis Paul Randon de Boisset
Auction catalogue of one of the most celebrated collections of the 18th century by Pierre Louis Paul Randon de Boisset
Auction catalogue of one of the most celebrated collections of the 18th century by Pierre Louis Paul Randon de Boisset
Auction catalogue of one of the most celebrated collections of the 18th century by Pierre Louis Paul Randon de Boisset
Auction catalogue of one of the most celebrated collections of the 18th century by Pierre Louis Paul Randon de Boisset
Auction catalogue of one of the most celebrated collections of the 18th century by Pierre Louis Paul Randon de Boisset
Auction catalogue of one of the most celebrated collections of the 18th century by Pierre Louis Paul Randon de Boisset
Auction catalogue of one of the most celebrated collections of the 18th century by Pierre Louis Paul Randon de Boisset
Auction catalogue of one of the most celebrated collections of the 18th century by Pierre Louis Paul Randon de Boisset
Auction catalogue of one of the most celebrated collections of the 18th century by Pierre Louis Paul Randon de Boisset
Auction catalogue of one of the most celebrated collections of the 18th century by Pierre Louis Paul Randon de Boisset
Auction catalogue of one of the most celebrated collections of the 18th century by Pierre Louis Paul Randon de Boisset
Auction catalogue of one of the most celebrated collections of the 18th century by Pierre Louis Paul Randon de Boisset

Pierre Louis Paul Randon de Boisset

Auction catalogue of one of the most celebrated collections of the 18th century 1777

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Catalogue des tableaux & desseins précieux des maîtres célebres des trois écoles, figures marbres, de bronze & de terre cuite, estampes en feuilles & autres objets du cabinet de feu M. Randon de Boisset, receveur géneral des finances. … On a joint à ce catalogue celui des vases, colonnes de marbres, porcelaines, des laques, des meubles de boule & d'' autres effets précieux, par C.F. Julliot. La vente se fera le jeudi 27 février 1777 ... Vêndome.
Paris, London, Amsterdam, Brussels, 1777. 2 parts in 1 volume. 12mo. Contemporary red morocco, richly gold-tooled spine and turn-ins, an gold fillets on bards and board edges, gilt edges.

First and only edition of the auction catalogue of one of the most celebrated collections of the 18th century, the art collection of Pierre Louis Paul Randon de Boisset (1708-1776), a high financial official of the French government. The collection contained paintings from the Italian school (Carraci, Reni etc.), Dutch school (Rubens, Bril, Jordaens, Van Goyen, Rembrandt etc.), French School (Poussin, Watteau etc.), marble and bronze sculptures, drawings and prints, a large collection of vases and other objects made of precious stones, Japanese lacquer, precious stones, furniture, porcelain etc.
Lacking, as usual, the 8 pp. supplement with lots 888-904, otherwise a very good copy, priced throughout in a contemporary hand.
Jammes, Cabinets de Curiosités 291; Lugt 2652; Duplessis 965 (mentions an 8 pp. supplement).