Full bust portrait of George Washington, facing left and wearing a black coat, a jabot, and a ribbon tying back his hair. He is set against a stippled black background.

Hart 160

Date

1812


People


Geography

  • Published - United States

Material/Technique

Ink on paper, etching


Dimensions

Overall (H x W): 9 9/16 in. x 6 1/4 in. (24.29 cm x 15.88 cm)
Other (Sheet H x W): 3 in. x 2 5/16 in. (7.62 cm x 5.87 cm)
Other (Image H x W): 2 5/16 in. x 1 13/16 in. (5.87 cm x 4.6 cm)


Credit

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


Marks

Printed above image curved and centered in block script: "HIS PATH BE OURS."
Printed below image centered in block script: "WASHINGTON"


Object Number

SC-119


Colors


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