National Society of Colonial Dames of
America in Tennessee















Portrait #60
Subject/Title: Washington, George (miniature)
Artist:Unknown
Date Created:ca. 1790
Owner/Location:Private Collection
Frame Dimensions:4.75 x 2.5
Image Dimensions:2.25 x 2.25
Materials/Media:oil on ivory
Date Documented:6/3/2003
Condition:Fair

Description:Oval bust-length three-quarters right miniature profile of Washington in a blue uniform coat with red collar and gold epaulets. The frame is elaborately scalloped with a cherub at the top.
History:Purchased from Stanley Horn. The work has some cracks.
Notes:Permission to reproduce by request only.

HOME | ABOUT THE PROJECT | CONTACT US | INDEX | INSTITUTION COLLECTIONS
HOW TO PARTICIPATE | NEW PORTRAITS