Full bust portrait of George Washington, facing right and wearing a military uniform with a ribbon tying back his hair. He is set against a stippled grey background with a highlight behind his head.

Baker 77, Hart 143

Date

March 1791


People


Geography

  • Published - United States

Material/Technique

Ink on paper, etching


Dimensions

Overall (H x W): 12 in. x 9 5/8 in. (30.48 cm x 24.45 cm)
Other (Sheet H x W): 8 5/16 in. x 4 7/8 in. (21.11 cm x 12.38 cm)
Other (Plate H x W): 5 13/16 in. x 3 5/8 in. (14.76 cm x 9.21 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 centered in cursive script: "Massa. Mag."
Printed below image centered in block script: "The President of the United States."


Object Number

SC-120


Colors


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