Oval, colored portrait of George Washington. He is depicted with rosy cheeks, wearing a military uniform that is green with gold piping, and an orange Society of the Cincinnati medal in the center of his chest.

Baker 193, Hart 689a.

Date

1828


People


Geography

  • Published - England

Material/Technique

Ink on paper, colored stipple engraving


Dimensions

Overall (H x W): 11 1/16 in. x 8 9/16 in. (28.1 cm x 21.75 cm)
Other (Image H x W): 3 3/8 in. x 4 1/2 in. (8.57 cm x 11.43 cm)


Credit

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


Marks

Printed under the image centered: "General Washington."
Printed under the other text centered: "Engraved for the Encyclopedia Londinensis 1828".

Lightly printed thoughout the sheet: in the background can be seen text from the Encyclopedia it was origonally published in.


Object Number

SC-29


Colors


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