The Bute Collection of Sporting Pictures: Thursday 27 May 1999

By: Christie's London

Price: $25.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Near Fine


This beautiful catalogue is about fine with very minor dings at corners. This fully illustrated volume features sporting, mainly hunting and equstrian, art from the famed Bute Family Collection. There are many illustrations, some foldouts, in full color. This is an exceptional reference work. A Prices Realized sheet is laid in. The Bute family, descended from John Stuart (b. 1360) who was a natural son of Richard II. The family, through the centuries amassed one of the finest collections or art, furniture, antiques, books and other material in Great Britain. Their home, Dumfries, was purchased by a consortium put together by Prince Charles and is now part of the National Trust. (We have much other material related to the Bute Family. Please inquire.) ; Color Plates -- Some Folding; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 98 pages

Title: The Bute Collection of Sporting Pictures: Thursday 27 May 1999

Author Name: Christie's London

Categories: Art, Dumfries House,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: London, Christie's: 1999

Binding: Softcover

Book Condition: Near Fine

Seller ID: 16677

Keywords: Art Sports Auction Catalog Christie's Bute Family England Scotland