Circular image of a full bust portrait of George Washington, facing left and wearing a military uniform with his hair tied back with a ribbon. The portrait is set in a frame which hangs on a wall, with brickwork behind it. Below the portrait is a pedestal with Washington's name engraved on it.

Baker 63, Hart 70






Ink on paper, engraving


Overall (H x W): 6 in. x 3 5/8 in. (15.24 cm x 9.21 cm)
Other (image H x W): 5 1/16 in. x 3 1/2 in. (12.86 cm x 8.89 cm)

Credit Line

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


Engraved below portrait centered in block text: "Washington".
Printed below image on left in cursive script: "Dessiné d'après Nature par Du Simitier à Philadelphie."
Printed below image on right in cursive script: "Gravé par Adam."

Object Number


Colors (Beta)

Mount Vernon's object research is ongoing and information about this object is subject to change. For information on image use and reproductions, click here.
Buy Tickets What to Do Calendar Shop Restaurant Support Membership
Estate Hours

9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

iconDirections & Parking
buy tickets online & save