Needlepoint Portrait of George Washington

Collection Type

  • Art

Date

1853

GUSN

GUSN-241733

Description

Framed needlepoint portrait of George Washington, after Gilbert Stuart's "Lansdowne Portrait." Worked in red, gold, black, and blue wool threads.

Details

Descriptive Terms

needlepoint (visual works)
wool (textile)
Needlework
Embroidery
Embroidery

Additional Identification Number

A4083

Related Items

Title George Washington (Landsdowne portrait) By: Gilbert Stuart (American, 1755-1828), oil on canvans, 1796 Accession Number

Maker

Burrell, Mary E. (Maker)

Location of Origin

Charlestown, Massachusetts

Object Type

Art

Dimensions

44 x 35 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Charles S. Candage

Accession Number

1975.153

Places

Massachusetts (United States)
Charlestown (Boston, Suffolk county, Massachusetts) [neighborhood]