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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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The John G. Johnson Collection at the Philadelphia Museum of Art
by Frederik Muller & Cie; Anton W. M. Mensing, Amsterdam
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Lugt: 67024
Topic: C. I. Temminck
Pictures, works of art, and decorative objects [first through fifth portions]
Topics: 12th Duke of Hamilton, Hamilton Palace
Lugt: 65593
Topics: Kortright, Lady, Falkland, Byron Plantagenet, Viscount, 1845-1922, Mackenzie, Alexander Campbell,...
The John G. Johnson Collection at the Philadelphia Museum of Art
by Frederik Muller & Cie; Roos, Cornelis François, Jr
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Lugt: 52521
Topic: J.H.F. Middendorp
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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17237315
Topics: Crespi, Benigno Cristoforo, 1833-1920, Painting, Painting, Italian, Painting, Italian
Lugt: 63719
Topics: Dr Guimbail, Ladislaus Bloch
At head of cover-title: 1,000. Katalog
Topics: Christian Morgenstern, Adam Gottlieb Thiermann, Friedländer Stadtrichter zu Breslau
The John G. Johnson Collection at the Philadelphia Museum of Art
by Fifth Avenue Art Galleries (New York, N.Y.); Wm. B. Norman, New York, auctioneer
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Lancour: 1414
Topic: Salvador de Mendonca
Lugt: 44720
Topics: Freiherrn von Friesen, Grafen N. Baudissin
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 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 Regnault-Delalande, François-Léandre, 1762-1824; Silvestre, Jean-Augustin de, 1719-1809
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Includes index
Part 1 of sale held: Mar. 23-25, 1887 at Chickering Hall
Topics: Stewart, Alexander Turney, 1803-1876, A.T. Stewart, Estate of Cornelia M. Stewart
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,...
The John G. Johnson Collection at the Philadelphia Museum of Art
by Fifth Avenue Art Galleries (New York, N.Y.)
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Sixty-five oil paintings and water colors, by fifty two well known foreign and American artists
Topic: Thomas A. Howell
Objets d'art
Topic: M. de Saint Rémy
Gemälde ersten Ranges von hervorragenden Meistern der holländischen, flämischen, deutschen, italienischen und englischen Schulen des XV. bis XVIII. Jahrh
Topic: Edward Habich
Par Bastien Lepage, Berne Bellecour, Boldini, Bonvin, Boudin, Cazin, Corot, Dagnan Bouveret, Delasalle, Diaz, Fantin Latour, Friant, Girardot, Helleu, Lebourg, Le Sidaner, Luigi Loir, Muenier, Roll, Ph. Rousseau, Alma Tadema, Thaulow, etc
Topic: C. Coquelin
Priced
Topic: Galerie Sedelmeyer
151 lots
Topic: Blakeslee, Theron J., d. 1914
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
171398601
Topic: Rosenfeld Goldschmidt
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
Lugt: 52603
Topics: Duke of Rutland, Prince Tosa, Baron von Brandt, A.D. Vorce
The John G. Johnson Collection at the Philadelphia Museum of Art
by Rudolph Lepke's Kunst-Auctions-Haus
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Portraits dabei hervorragende Gemälde von J. v. Ceulen ..., gothische Holzsculpturen, geschnitzte Kasten- und Stollenschränke, Möbel d. XVIII, Jahrh., Sammlungen R. Monarini, Florenz - G. Wagener, Lustin, Belgien - Depauw, Gent, sowie der Nachlass der verwitteten Frau Oberstleutnant von Ribbentrop, Charlottenburg
Topic: Monarini
Aquarelles, pastels, dessins
Topic: Collection Coquelin
Lugt: 68254
Topic: H.S. Henry
Lugt: 65513
Topics: Don Alberto Gonzalez Abreu, W.G. Crum
Lugt: 27096
Topic: Colonel de La Combe
"Par Charles Paillet, commissaire-expert"--T.p
Topics: Sommariva, Giovanni Battista, conte, d. 1826, Comte de Sommariva, Madelaine
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 American Art Association
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Lancour: 3177
Topics: F.A.G. Hood, Esq, G.F.W. Hood, Esq
Lugt: 18466
Topics: Comte de Betz, genealogy
The John G. Johnson Collection at the Philadelphia Museum of Art
by Rudolph Lepke's Kunst-Auctions-Haus
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Place of sale: Berlin
Topic: Riemann
Tant anciens que modernes, des écoles flamande, hollandaise et italienne de gravures, dessins, médailles, objets curieux et antiquités; sculpture; livres incunables, manuscrits
Topic: Madame la Douairière d'Hoop van Alstein
Lugt: 63653
Topic: Werner Dahl
The John G. Johnson Collection at the Philadelphia Museum of Art
by Hôtel Drouot
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Aquarelles, gravures, etc. par G. Boulanger, Boudin, Charlemont, Corot, Courbet, Daubigny, Delacroix, Diaz, Jules Dupré, Fichel, Goeneutte, Jules Goupil, Harpignies, Henner, Heilbuth, Charles Jacque, Jongkind, Ribot, Roybet, A. Stevens, Troyon, Vollon, Willems, Ziem, etc
Topic: Seguy
65 lots
Source: folio
Lugt: 19609
Topics: Lieutenant-Général Comte Despinoy [Comte Hyacinthe François Joseph d'Espinoy], Roehn
The John G. Johnson Collection at the Philadelphia Museum of Art
by Christie, Manson & Woods
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Lugt: 74415
Topics: J. C. Robinson, Capt. Bettelheim
The John G. Johnson Collection at the Philadelphia Museum of Art
by Moltkeske malerisamling, Copenhagen
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Bound as part of P 89
Lugt: 59404
Topics: Moore, William, Radford, William, William Moore, William Radford
Lugt: 50694
Topics: Estate of Richard Austin Robertson, American Art Association
Other Oriental treasures
Topic: Herbert G. Squiers
Fers, bronzes, cuivres, objets variʹes, sculptures, meubles, broderies, velours
Topic: Hochon
Lugt: 62527
Topics: Dr. A.H.H. van der Burgh, Famille Jhr. de La Court, E. Jacobson, Garbarino
Sale code: 884
Topic: Mme S. de Rycksen
Lugt: 31807
Topic: M. Edwards
Oil and water color paintings by European and American artists
Topic: Col. Henry Thomas Chapman
Lugt: 50986
Topics: Hollingworth Magniac, Colworth Collection
397 lots
Topics: Knoedler, John, M. Knoedler & Co, Goupil & Co
The John G. Johnson Collection at the Philadelphia Museum of Art
by Keller & Reiner, Berlin
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Lugt: 62578
Topic: Albert Jaffé
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
1151 lots
Topics: Osborne, John Henry, Larkin, Harold, Eddy, Charles B, MacDonald, J. B
Includes index
Topics: Blakeslee Galleries, Theron J. Blakeslee
Lugt: 53365
Topics: Evans, Edmund, 1826-1905, Nelstrop, Joseph, Edmund Evans, Esq, Joseph Nelstrop, Esq
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
Lugt: 66110
Topic: Duke of Sutherland
Preface signed: Max Rooses
Topic: Edmond Huybrechts
Includes index
Topic: Leon Hirsch
The John G. Johnson Collection at the Philadelphia Museum of Art
by Hôtel Drouot; Chevallier, Paul; Féral, E
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Composition de Pompeo Battoni; une uvre remarquable de F. Snyders et autres par Avercamp, Boucher, Challe, Coypel, De Marne, Dietrich, J. le Ducq, H. Fragonard, Grimoux, Hutin, Janneck, Le Doux, Maas, Mignard, Netscher, Raoux, Taunay, Watteau, Wynants
Lugt: 27273
Topic: M. Gilkinet
Lancour: 1336
Topic: Francisco Guiu De Gabalda
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Topics: H. Croese, J. Gildemeester, P. de Smeth
Bound as part of O 41a
Topic: Mr. James H. Stebbins
Lugt: 53150
Topic: William McBeath, Esq
Lugt: 52803
Topics: Seymour Robert Delmé, Mrs. Bright, James Ward Harper, Earl of Lindsay, Eudoxie, Countess of Lindsay
Lugt: 26214
Topic: M. Cotreau
Lugt: 67499
Topics: Prince Koudachef, Comte Charles Robert de Nesselrode, Révon, F.E. Lintz
Lugt: 30467
Topic: Théodore Rousseau
The John G. Johnson Collection at the Philadelphia Museum of Art
by American Art Association; Kirby, Thomas Ellis, 1846-1924; Sturgis, Russell, 1836-1909
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2154 lots
Topic: Marquand, Henry G
Catalogue in German and French
Topic: J.P. Weyer
The John G. Johnson Collection at the Philadelphia Museum of Art
by Bonnefons de Lavialle (Firm); Hôtel des ventes (Place de la Bourse, Paris, France)
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Lugt: 16372
Topics: M. Brun, Alexis Wéry, Bierfuhrer, genealogy
Gemälde von Meistern der deutschen, niederländischen, vlämischen, französischen etc. Schulen XVI.-XIX. Jahrhunderts, Handzeichnungen, Aquarelle, gerahmte Kupferstiche
Topic: Dr. Casimir Wurster
Lugt: 49267
Topic: Edward Adolphus, 12th Duke of Somerset