Full bust portrait of George Washington, facing left and wearing a black coat, a cravat, a jabot, and a sawtooth edge ribbon tying back his hair. He is set against a stippled grey background.

Baker 352, Hart 465

Date

1823


People


Geography


Material/Technique

Ink on paper, stipple engraving


Dimensions

Overall (H x W): 6 7/8 in. x 3 7/8 in. (17.46 cm x 9.84 cm)
Other (Image H x W): 2 1/2 in. x 2 3/8 in. (6.35 cm x 6.03 cm)


Credit

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


Marks

Printed above image centered in block and italic script: "History/of the/United States".
Printed below image right side in italic text: "A. Willard".
Printed below image centered in block script: "George Washington/Inaugurated President/1789".
Printed below image centered in block script: "Hartford/Published for Subscribers/1823".


Object Number

SC-93


Colors


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