Oval image of a full bust portrait of George Washington, facing left and wearing a military uniform and a ribbon tying back his hair. He is set against a stippled grey background.
Baker 135, Hart 218b

Date

1800


People


Geography

  • Published - United States

Material/Technique

Ink on paper, stipple engraving


Dimensions

Overall (H x W): 9 5/8 in. x 7 1/8 in. (24.45 cm x 18.1 cm)
Other (Plate H x W): 7 15/16 in. x 5 7/8 in. (20.16 cm x 14.92 cm)
Other (Image H x W): 4 3/4 in. x 3 3/4 in. (12.07 cm x 9.53 cm)


Credit

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


Marks

Printed below image on left in italic script: "Savage pinx."
Printed below image on right in italic script: "Tanner, sc."
Printed below image centered in block script: "G. Washington."


Object Number

SC-98


Colors


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