Lot 1041

R. Houston, Rev. William Percey, Engraving, c. 1774

Estimate: $150 - $250

Bid Increments

Price Bid Increment
$0 $10
$100 $25
$500 $50
$1,000 $100
$3,000 $250
$5,000 $500
$10,000 $1,000
$30,000 $2,500
$150,000 $5,000
$300,000 $10,000

Property from the Collection of John and Virginia Duncan, Savannah, GA


R. Houston, Reverend William Percey, Engraving, c. 1774, after original painting by J. Russel, engraved by R. Houston 1774, printed for Carrington Bowles, London, depicting the Reverend William Piercy, an English dessenting minister that served as Chaplin and President of Georgia College, standing in clergy robe with city scape in background, with copy of related page from 'British Mezzotinto Portraits' by John C. Smith attached to verso, matted and framed. Frame size: 22 in. x 18 in.

Measurements: Height: by sight 14 in. x Width: 10 in.


Overall good condition, paper slightly wavy, toned, some foxing, possible mat burn, not viewed out of frame.
Buyer Pays Shipping Cost. We recommend that all potential buyers obtain pack/ship estimates prior to bidding. EVERARD AUCTIONS DOES NOT MAINTAIN AN IN-HOUSE SHIPPING DEPARTMENT OR PROVIDE PACK/SHIP QUOTES. For pack/ship quotes on smaller items, we suggest contacting Mike at The UPS Store (tel: 912.604.1682, email: tupss1206@gmail.com ). You may, of course, use any shipper of your choosing. For quotes on larger items please contact Westbrook Moving quotes@westbrookcorp.com or Plycon jjuliano@plyconvanlines.com providing: Pickup city/state Deliver to city/state Description of piece(s) Lot # and date of auction Size of each piece(s) in inches: height/width/depth Picture of the piece(s) if possible Anything fragile associated with item: marble, glass, mirror, lacquer finish, velvet/mohair fabric etc. Value to declare for each or all items Any special assembly needs or flight carry needs at delivery INTERNATIONAL SHIPPING: Please contact info@everard.com for international shipping quotes BEFORE bidding. Please be advised that international shipping can be costly.