After Gilbert Stuart (American, 1755-1828), Portrait of George Washington.
- American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2482
- Date / Time :
- November 08, 2009 11:00AM
After Gilbert Stuart (American, 1755-1828),
Portrait of George Washington. Unsigned. Oil on canvas, 17 x 11 1/4 in., unframed. Condition: Craquelure, scattered wax splatters.
Note: This portrait is a copy of Stuart's famous 1796 Lansdowne Portrait, so named because it was a gift from Pennsylvania senator William Bingham to the Marquis de Lansdowne, an English supporter of American independence. The original now hangs in The National Portrait Gallery.