Oval image of a full bust portrait of George Washington, facing left and wearing a black coat, a cravat, a jabot, and a ribbon tying back his hair. He appears to be looking up. He is set against a grey stippled background.

Baker 299, Hart 430a

Date

1823


People


Geography


Material/Technique

Ink on paper, stipple engraving


Dimensions

Overall (H x W): 6 3/16 in. x 4 in. (15.72 cm x 10.16 cm)


Credit

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


Marks

Printed directly below image in script: "Peabody sc."
Printed below image centered in block print: "Geo. Washington".


Object Number

SC-36


Colors


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