Interior image of a fireplace scene. Above the fireplace is a mirror, reflecting a statue of the Goddess Liberty, and above the mirror is a representation of the Seal of the United States. On the wall surrounding the fireplace are portraits of the first seven American presidents. These are: George Washington, John Adams, Thomas Jefferson, James Madison, James Monroe, and John Quincy Adams.

Baker 192, Hart 600.

Date

1834


People


Geography


Material/Technique

Ink on paper, steel engraving


Dimensions

Overall (H x W): 11 9/16 in. x 9 1/16 in. (29.37 cm x 23 cm)
Other (Image H x W): 10 1/4 in. x 8 1/4 in. (26.04 cm x 20.96 cm)


Credit

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


Marks

Printed below image on the left: "Designed by Robert W. Weir.".
Printed below image on the right: "Engraved by J. W. Casilear".
Printed below image at center: "The Presidents of the United States".


Object Number

SC-23


Colors


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