Equestirian portrait of George Washington, wearing a military uniform with a hat in his left hand and a sword extended horizontally in his rightvon a white horse. In the backgoud is a landscape scene, with a small encampment of military tents visible to the left of Washington.
Baker 416, Hart 662

Date

1865


People


Geography


Material/Technique

Ink on paper, engraving, stippled engraving


Dimensions

Overall (H x W): 30 7/8 in. × 23 9/16 in. (78.42 cm × 59.85 cm)
Other (Image H x W): 23 7/8 in. × 17 1/2 in. (60.64 cm × 44.45 cm)


Credit

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


Marks

Printed below image on left in block script: "John Faed. R. S. A."
Printed below image on right in block script: "Wm. Holl."
Printed below image centered in block script: "Washington Receiving a Salute on the Field of Trenton."
Printed below image centered in cursive script: "Published Exclusively for Subscribers by the National Art Association of New York 1865."
Printed below image on right in handwritten script: " G. Washington".
Printed below image centered in block script: "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1865 by the National Art Association in the Clerks Office of the District Court of the United States for the Southern District of New York."


Object Number

SC-177


Colors


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