Family Crest of The Most High, Puissant, and Noble Prince, Peregrine Bertie, Duke of Ancaster and Kesteven, Marquis and Earl of Lindsey, Baron Willoughby of Eresby, & Hereditary Lord Great Chamberlain of England. Sir William Segar, Joseph Edmondson, Bertie Family.

Family Crest of The Most High, Puissant, and Noble Prince, Peregrine Bertie, Duke of Ancaster and Kesteven, Marquis and Earl of Lindsey, Baron Willoughby of Eresby, & Hereditary Lord Great Chamberlain of England.

London: Engraved and Printed for the Author and sold by Messrs. Fletcher and Co., 1764. First edition. Ephemera. The coat of arms of the Bertie family, published in a sumptuous format in 1764, in the "Baronagium Genealogicum; or the Pedigrees of the English Peers." The print includes the one of three associated text sheets of the genealogical table, folded (opens to 20 x 16 1/2"), with vignettes also colored. Copper engraving with handsome later hand color, the platemark measuring approximately 24 x 42 cm (9 1/4 x 16 1/2") on paper 30 x 48.5 cm (12 x 19 1/4"). Plate numbers 52, 55 (lacking 53, 54). Beautifully colored, one sml fox spot above shield, otherwise very clean. Very good condition. Item #21717

Price: $375.00

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