George S. Patton, Jr.


Oil on illustration board. Portrait of four star General George Smith Patton, Jr. Patton possibly wears a aviation jacket with fur on the collar and a M1 Helmet with four silver stars (indicating his rank of General) with chinstrap. He has a "go-getter" expression and painted in front of a blue/green background.

Associated Date: 1941 - 1945

Depicted (Sitter): Patton, George S.Artist: Chase, Joseph Cummings

Location: Currently not on view

Related Event: World War II


See more items in: Political and Military History: Armed Forces History, Military, Military, Art


Exhibition Location:

Credit Line: Joseph Cummings Chase

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: AF.46999Catalog Number: 46999Accession Number: 166217

Object Name: Painting

Physical Description: oil (overall production method/technique)illustration board (overall material)Measurements: overall: 24 1/2 in x 18 1/2 in; 62.23 cm x 46.99 cm


Record Id: nmah_447715

Our collection database is a work in progress. We may update this record based on further research and review. Learn more about our approach to sharing our collection online.

If you would like to know how you can use content on this page, see the Smithsonian's Terms of Use. If you need to request an image for publication or other use, please visit Rights and Reproductions.