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 10, Hart 701b

Date

c. 1810


People


Geography


Material/Technique

Ink on paper; stipple engraving


Dimensions

Overall (H x W): 13 3/16 in. × 10 1/2 in. (33.5 cm × 26.67 cm)
Other (Image H x W): 11 1/4 in. × 9 in. (28.58 cm × 22.86 cm)


Credit

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


Marks

Printed below image on left in italic script: "R Peale Pinxt."
Printed below image centered in italic script: "Printed in Colours by H. Charles."
Printed below image on right in italic script: "D. Edwin Sculpt."
Printed below image centered in block script: "General George Washington."
Printed below image centered in italic script: "Published by H.S. Tanner, Philadelphia


Object Number

SC-8


Colors


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