Full bust portrait of George Washington, facing right and wearing a black coat. His hair is unpowdered and is tied back with a ribbon.

Baker 92, Hart 152

Date

1862


People


Geography

  • Published - United States

Material/Technique

Ink on paper, stipple engraving


Dimensions

Overall (H x W): 8 15/16 in. x 5 3/4 in. (22.7 cm x 14.61 cm)
Other (Sheet H x W): 3 5/8 in. x 2 in. (9.21 cm x 5.08 cm)
Other (Image H x W): 1 7/8 in. x 1 3/16 in. (4.76 cm x 3.02 cm)


Credit

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


Marks

Printed below image centered in cursive script: "George Washington."
Printed below image centered in block script: "Elias Dexter 564 Broadway".


Object Number

SC-111


Colors


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