1848 Steel Engraving William Pitt Earl Chatham British Whig Prime Minister XEX9

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This is an original 1848 black and white steel engraving of William Pitt, the 1st Earl of Chatham. Pitt served as the British Prime Minister during the Seven Years War (also called the French & Indian War). The British victory achieved in both of these conflicts helped to ensure English dominance in world affairs.

CONDITION

This 163+ year old Item is rated Very Fine +++. Light aging throughout. No creases. No natural defects. No surface rub. No tears. No water damage.

  • Product Type: Original Steel Engraving; Black / White
  • Grade: Very Fine +++
  • Dimensions: Approximately 4.5 x 7.5 inches; 11 x 19 cm
  • Authentication: Serial-Numbered Certificate of Authenticity w/ Full Provenance
  • Protection: Packaged in a custom archival sleeve with an acid-free black board (great for display, gift-giving, and preservation)

Keywords specific to this image: Statesman, Politician, Government, Parliament, England, Great Britain, Seven Years War, French & Indian War, Great Britain

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