Full bust portrait of George Washington, facing right and wearing a black coat and jabot. He is set against a dark background.
Baker 164, Hart 806

Date

October 25,1794


People


Geography


Material/Technique

Ink on paper, engraving


Dimensions

Overall (H x W): 8 7/8 in. x 5 7/8 in. (22.54 cm x 14.92 cm)
Other (Image H x W): 3 5/8 in. x 2 13/16 in. (9.21 cm x 7.14 cm)


Credit

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


Marks

Printed below portrait in block script: "Geo. Washington."
Printed below image on right in cursive script: "Grainger Scupt."
Printed below image centered in italic script: "Published as the Act directs Oct. 25. 1794 by H. D. Symonds Paternoster Row."
Watermark near bottom of sheet: "7 Lef".


Object Number

SC-130


Colors


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