Portrait of George Washington

French (Lyons)
19th century
Woven by Mathoven et Bouvard


Object Place: Lyons, France

Accession Number

42.548

Medium or Technique

Silk; jacquard woven

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Black and white woven portrait of George Washington in silk with facsimile of Washington’s signature at the bottom center. Framed.

Provenance

Louisa W. Case (1862-1946) and Marian R. Case (1864-1944), Weston; 1942, gift of Misses Louisa W. and Marian R. Case to the MFA. (Accession Date: November 12, 1942)

Credit Line

Gift of the Misses Louisa W. and Marian R. Case