Full bust portrait of George Washington, with his head turned to the left, wearing a black coat and a lace cravat. He is set against a dark stippled background.

Baker 285, Hart 326.

Date

1809


People


Geography


Material/Technique

Ink on paper, stipple engraving


Dimensions

Overall (H x W): 8 3/4 in. x 5 13/16 in. (22.23 cm x 14.76 cm)
Other (Image H x W): 3 1/2 in. x 2 5/8 in. (8.89 cm x 6.67 cm)
Other (Plate H x W): 7 3/4 in. x 4 7/8 in. (19.69 cm x 12.38 cm)


Credit

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


Marks

Printed centered directly under image in script: "Grave par Macret, rue des Fosses M. le Prince No.18".
Printed centered under image in cursive: "George Washington".


Object Number

SC-26


Colors


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