Oval image of a full bust portrait of George Washington, facing right and wearing a military uniform. He is set against a stippled grey background.

Baker 83, Hart 161

Date

1800


People


Geography

  • Published - England

Material/Technique

Ink on paper, stipple engraving


Dimensions

Overall (H x W): 12 in. x 9 5/8 in. (30.48 cm x 24.45 cm)
Other (Sheet H x W): 5 3/16 in. x 3 1/2 in. (13.18 cm x 8.89 cm)
Other (Image H x W): 4 3/8 in. x 3 3/8 in. (11.11 cm x 8.57 cm)


Credit

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


Marks

Printed below image on left in cursive script: "Drawn by J Wright",
Printed below image on right in cursive script: "Engraved by W. Evans".
Printed below image centered in block print: "General Washington".


Object Number

SC-112


Colors


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