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George Washington

Artist:
After Charles Willson Peale (American, Chester, Maryland 1741–1827 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania)
Sitter:
George Washington (American, 1732–1799)
Date:
n.d.
Medium:
Mezzotint; trimmed within platemark into an irregular oval
Dimensions:
image: 7 3/16 x 5 7/8 in. (18.3 x 15 cm) mount: 8 5/8 x 7 1/2 in. (21.9 x 19 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Bequest of Charles Allen Munn, 1924
Accession Number:
24.90.54
Not on view
Charles Allen Munn (American, 1859-1924), acquired February 1920, from Dutton; Donor: Charles Allen Munn
copy of Stauffer 2429 ii/ii, and Hart 3b
Charles Henry Hart Catalogue of the Engraved Portraits of Washington. The Grolier Club, 1904, cat. no. 3 (copy of).

David McNeeley Stauffer, Mantle Fielding, Thomas Hovey Gage American Engravers upon Copper and Steel. 1994, see Stauffer, vol. II, p. 401, no. 2429 ii/ii (copy after).



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