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

Baker 130, Hart 210






Ink on paper, stipple engraving


Overall (H x W): 11 5/16 in. x 7 15/16 in. (28.73 cm x 20.16 cm)
Other (Sheet H x W): 7 3/4 in. x 4 3/4 in. (19.69 cm x 12.07 cm)
Other (Plate H x W): 7 5/16 in. x 4 9/16 in. (18.57 cm x 11.59 cm)
Other (Image H x W): 4 7/8 in. x 4 1/8 in. (12.38 cm x 10.48 cm)

Credit Line

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


Printed below image centered in italic script: "Housten Sc."
Printed below image centered in block script: "George Washington, Esqr."
Printed below image centered in cursive script: "Philada. Published for Thos. Condie Bookseller."

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Colors (Beta)

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