Washington

Washington

Description (Brief)
Color print, full length portrait of George Washington seated in an elaborate chair holding a quill pen. His arm rests beside a document on a table. Mount Vervon can be seen out a window in the right background. A red heavy fringed drapery is behind him on the left and the chair rests on a patterned carpet.
Location
Currently not on view
Date made
1846
depicted
Washington, George
maker
Sarony & Major
place made
United States: New York, New York
Measurements
image: 12 in x 8 1/2 in; 30.48 cm x 21.59 cm
ID Number
DL.60.3179
catalog number
60.3179
Credit Line
Harry T. Peters "America on Stone" Lithography Collection
subject
Furnishings
U.S. National Government, executive branch
Architecture, Historic Residences
Communication, letter writing
Diplomacy
Patriotism and Patriotic Symbols
Chronology: 1840-1849
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Art
Peters Prints
Data Source
National Museum of American History

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