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Portrait of George and Mary Washington

1955.13 (RS5238)

Description

Bust-length miniature portrait on ivory of Mary Washington in a white dress and George in a military uniform, both with gray hair.

Details

Maker
Forgery of Trumbull, John, 1756-1843 (Painter)
Date
1890-1900
Location of origin
USA
Material
ivory (tooth component)
oil paint (paint)
Object type
Art
Places
Possibly New York state (United States)
Descriptive terms
Forgery
forgery (crime)
ivory (tooth component)
Oil
oil paint (paint)
paintings (visual works)
Picture
Portrait
portraits
Vegetable Ivory
People and organizations
Washington, George, 1732-1799
Washington, Martha, 1732-1802
Dimensions
7.875 x 10.75 x 1 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1955.13
Credit Line
Gift of Helen B. Carr
GUSN
26864

Comments

Portrait of George and Mary Washington #

AvatarPosted by John on August 18, 2015
It should say Martha Washington instead of Mary Washington.