Description

Oval image of a full bust portrait of George Washington, facing right, and wearing a military uniform, with a black cravat and a white jabot. He is set against a cloudy background.

Hart 100

Date

July 15, 1784


People


Geography


Material/Technique

Ink on paper, mezzotint


Dimensions

Overall (H x W): 9 in. x 5 15/16 in. (22.86 cm x 15.08 cm)
Other (Plate H x W): 5 7/8 in. x 4 1/2 in. (14.92 cm x 11.43 cm)
Other (Image H x W): 4 15/16 in. x 4 3/8 in. (12.54 cm x 11.11 cm)


Credit Line

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


Marks

Printed below image centered in block script: "Genl. Washington".
Printed below image centered in italic script: "Publ. 15th July by Whitworth & Yates Birmingham".


Object Number

SC-109


Colors (Beta)


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