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Archival Inventory Descriptions include exclude
Sales Catalogs Contents include exclude
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Knoedler Stock Books include exclude
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Browse Artists
 Artist Nationality Browse Artist Nationalities
OwnerOwners include buyers, sellers, previous and post sale owners, consignors, joint owners, beneficiaries, and present owning institution.
Browse Owners
 Auction House/Expert Browse Auction Houses/Experts
Object TypeSearch for additional object types using original language in the Keywords search box.
 Object Title/Description Browse Title Words
 Subjects (applies only to British 18th-c. Sales, German 20th-c. Sales, and Goupil and Knoedler Stock Books)
 Iconclass (applies only to Archival Inventories)

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Transaction TypeUse ctrl-click to select more than one transaction type.
 Event Dates  through  Browse Event Dates
 City Browse Cities
 For Archival Inventories:
 Inventory Number Browse Inventory Numbers
 Item Number Browse Item Numbers
 For Sales Catalogs:
 Catalog Number Browse Catalog Numbers
Lot NumberLot numbers must be four digits; add leading zeros when necessary (e.g., 0002).
Browse Lot Numbers
 Lugt Number Browse Lugt Numbers
 For Stock Books:
 Goupil Stock Number Browse Goupil Numbers
 Knoedler Stock Number Browse Knoedler Numbers

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