Oval image of a full bust portrait of George Washington, facing left and wearing a military uniform, with the Society of the Cincinnati medal on his right lapel, and a ribbon tying back his hair. He is set against a stippled grey background.

Baker 128, Hart 222

Date

1800


People


Geography

  • Published - United States

Material/Technique

Ink on paper, stipple engraving


Dimensions

Overall (H x W): 9 in. x 6 5/8 in. (22.86 cm x 16.83 cm)
Other (Sheet H x W): 5 15/16 in. x 3 11/16 in. (15.08 cm x 9.37 cm)
Other (Image H x W): 4 1/8 in. x 3 in. (10.48 cm x 7.62 cm)


Credit

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


Marks

Printed below image centered in italic script: "W. Harrison Junr. Sculpt."
Printed below image centered in cursive script: "Genl. Geoe. Washington".


Object Number

SC-91


Colors


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