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Blount Mansion Association - Knoxville, Tennessee


Portrait #903
Subject/Title:
Washington, George
Artist:Unknown Chinese Artist
Date Created:ca. 1815
Owner/Location:Blount Mansion
200 W. Hill Avenue
Knoxville, TN 37901-1703
Frame Dimensions:34" x 26.5"
Image Dimensions:22.1" x 16.5"
Materials/Media:Glass, oil pant
Date Documented:8/22/2001
Condition:Fair

Description:Reproduction of Gilbert Stuart's portrait of Washington.
History of Work:Reverse painting on glass. This is a copy of one of Gilbert Stuart's Washington portraits. A merchant took an original Gilbert Stuart portrait of George Washington to China to be copied. These portraits were brought to Philadelphic for sale until Stuart and his lawyers put an injunction on the sale.
Notes:Permission to reproduce by request only.

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