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 is set against a stippled grey background.

Baker 343, Hart 454

Date

1800


People


Geography


Material/Technique

Ink on paper; stipple engraving


Dimensions

Overall (H x W): 12 5/8 in. × 9 5/16 in. (32.07 cm × 23.65 cm)
Other (Image H x W): 8 13/16 in. × 6 13/16 in. (22.38 cm × 17.3 cm)


Credit

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


Marks

Printed below image on left in cursive script: "Painted by G. Stuart".
Printed below image on right in cursive script: "Engraved by C. Tiebout".
Printed below image centered in block script: "George Washington."
Printed below image centered in italic script: "Published by C. Tiebout No. 28 Gold Street New York. January 8th 1800."


Object Number

SC-6


Colors


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