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Miniature Portrait of George Washington

1955.12 (RS5237)

Description

Bust-length miniature portrait on ivory of George Washington in military dress, white wig, and a tricorn hat.

Details

Maker
Forgery of Trumbull, John, 1756-1843 (Painter)
Date
1780-1800
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
Dimensions
9 x 8.375 x 1 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1955.12
Credit Line
Gift of Helen B. Carr
GUSN
26865

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