Lot 299: RARE ENGRAVED PORTRAIT "HIS EXCEL: G: WASHINGTON ESQ: LLD. LATE COMMANDER IN CHIEF OF THE ARMIES OF THE U.S. OF AMERICA & PRESIDENT OF THE CONVENTION OF 1787. PAINTED & ENGRAVED BY C.W. PEALE, 1787."

Northeast Auctions

October 25, 2016, 7:00 PM EST
Portsmouth, NH, US
16 saved

More About this Item


Description: From Charles Willson Peale's "Collection of Portraits of Illustrious Personages Distinguished in the Late Revolution." Impressions are in the collections of Yale University, the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts and the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Mezzotint engraving on paper, 7 1/4 x 6 1/4 inches. Unframed. Literature: Charles Coleman Sellers, "Portraits and Miniatures by Charles Willson Peale," American Philosophical Society, Philadelphia, 1952, pp. 238 & 361, nos. 940, 372. E. McSherry Fowble, "Two Centuries of Prints in America, 1680-1880: A Selective Catalogue of the Winterthur Museum Collection," no. 199.
Request more information

Payment

Accepted forms of payment: MasterCard, Personal Check, Visa, Wire Transfer
Shipping: Shipment is through an independent, third party shipper and is at the buyer's expense. Payment for shipping is made directly to the shipper and the auction house assumes no responsibility. Successful bidders may contact the auction house for a list of local shippers.
Buyer's Premium
$0 - 200,000: 25.0%
$200,001+: 17.0%
From: To: Increment:
$0 $499 $25
$500 $999 $50
$1,000 $2,999 $100
$3,000 $9,999 $200
$10,000 $19,999 $500
$20,000+ $1,000
Shipping Terms: Shipment is through an independent, third party shipper and is at the buyer's expense. Payment for shipping is made directly to the shipper and the auction house assumes no responsibility. Successful bidders may contact the auction house for a list of local shippers.
View full terms and conditions