Portrait of George Washington

Collection Type

  • Art

Date

ca. 1797

GUSN

GUSN-5055

Description

After Stuart's portrait of Washington; full figure, right arm extended, table and chair in background.

Details

Descriptive Terms

portraits
engravings (prints)
paper (fiber product)
stipple engraving (printing process)
Picture
Portrait
Stipple Engraved
Unidentified Paper
Portrait

Inscription

Inscribed: ""Painted by Gabriel Stuart 1797."" ""Engraved by James Heath, Historical Engraver to His Majesty, and to his Royal Highness the Prince of Wales/ from the original picture in the Collection of the Marquis of Lansdown."" Recent label on back, ""SPNEA/Fogg Art Museum/LOAN FOR EXAMINATION/LT 22332.5""

Associated Building

Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.),

Maker

Heath, James (Maker)
AFTER Stuart, Gilbert (Maker)

Location of Origin

England; Boston, MA, USA

Object Type

Art

Dimensions

23.063 x 12.875 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Ralph May

Accession Number

1971.468

Places

Massachusetts (United States)