Oval image of a full bust portrait of George Washington set on a pedestal with Washington’s name and title on it. Washington is facing left and is wearing a military uniform with a sash across his chest and a gorget below his neck. Above the portrait hangs a garland of laurels tied with a bow at the center.

Baker 55, Hart 741

Date

1776-1819


People


Geography


Material/Technique

Ink on paper, stipple engraving


Dimensions

Overall (H x W): 5 9/16 in. x 3 5/16 in. (14.13 cm x 8.41 cm)
Other (Image H x W): 5 13/16 in. x 3 7/16 in. (14.76 cm x 8.73 cm)


Credit

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


Marks

Printed below image: Genl. George Washington


Object Number

SC-76


Colors


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