Illustrated Catalogue of Paintings, Pastels and Water Colors Collected by the Late David C. Lyall of Brooklyn...

New York: American Art Association, February 10, 1903,

Limited to 500 numbered copies. octavo, boards covered in printed wrapper with original glassine. American Art Association, Item #21449

105 lots including Millet, Courbet, Rousseau, Corot, Daubigny, J. M. W. Turner, Delacroix, Pierre Auguste Cott, and more. Illustrated with 52 full page photogravures. This remarkable auction brought $250,745 in 1903. Among the many notable paintings is Delacroix's "The Abduction of Rebecca" which now hangs in The Metropolitan Museum of Art. Laid in is a newspaper clipping listing the list of prices realized and buyers. The clipping ends are lot 93. Ex-library with stamping on front wrapper, endpapers and one stamp in the margin of one description. A solid, unworn copy.

Price: $35.00