George Washington in British Regular uniform and two Officers

Two British Army Officers and a Naval Officer

1825–50
Henry Warren (American, born in England, active about 1822–1860)


Dimensions

Sheet: 19 x 26 cm (7 1/2 x 10 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

2006.1303

Medium or Technique

Watercolor on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Watercolors

Three men in uniform in side a room; dispatch case on table; Washington has clasped hands raised. Probably design for an engraving.

Inscription

Lower right: H WARREN

Provenance

By 1949, Victor Spark, New York; 1949, sold by Spark to Maxim Karolik (b. 1893 - d. 1963), Newport, RI; 1964, bequest of Karolik to the MFA. (Accession Date: August 14, 2006)

Credit Line

Bequest of Maxim Karolik for the M. and M. Karolik Collection of American Watercolors and Drawings, 1800-1875