Full length portrait of George Washington, dressed in a black suit, holding a sword in his left hand, with his right hand extended in front of him. He is set in a room with a columns in the background and drapery above. Behind Washington is a chair, and on the left is a table with a draped carpet, inkwell, paper, and hat.

Baker 359, Hart 309

Date

1796-1820


People


Material/Technique

Ink on paper, stipple engraving


Dimensions

Overall (H x W): 13 1/8 in. × 10 in. (33.34 cm × 25.4 cm)
Other (Sheet H x W): 8 9/16 in. × 5 7/8 in. (21.75 cm × 14.92 cm)
Other (Image H x W): 8 1/16 in. × 5 3/4 in. (20.48 cm × 14.61 cm)


Credit

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Stanley DeForest Scott, 1985


Marks

Printed below image centered in block script: "Washington."


Object Number

SC-1


Colors


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