Art/ Collection/ Art Object

President George Washington

Manufactory:
Mathevon et Bouvard
Artist:
Probably after an engraving by James Heath (after the Lansdowne portrait by Gilbert Stuart)
Date:
1893
Culture:
French, Lyons
Medium:
Silk
Dimensions:
H. 22 3/4 x W. 18 inches (57.8 x 45.7 cm)
Classification:
Textiles-Woven
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. Elisa Parada de Migel, 1959
Accession Number:
59.25.1
Not on view
Inscription: (bottom center) G Washington [facsimile of Washington's signature]; (reverse) Columbian Exhibition Chicago. 1893.
Mrs. Elisa Parada de Migel (until 1959; to MMA)
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