Lot 1039

R Houston, William Pitt Esq, Sec of State, Engraving

Estimate: $100 - $200

Bid Increments

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$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


Engraving of William Pitt Esq., Secretary of State, by R. Houston, engraving depicting William Pitt Esquire, who was a prominent British Politician, Earl of Chatham and Secretary of State for the Southern department, which included the American Colonies, engraved by R. Houston after a painting by W. Hoare, matted and framed. Frame size: 22 in. x 18 in.

Measurements: Height: by sight 16 in. x Width: 11 1/2 in.


Good condition, some foxing, particularly along edges, paper slightly wavy, some losses to surface in background along top left edge and upper right quadrant, not viewed out of frames.