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Portrait of George Washington

1817
Giuseppe Longhi (Italian, 1766–1831), After Gilbert Stuart (American, 1755–1828)


Catalogue Raisonné

Apell 47, i/ii; Le Blanc 42 (an impression before letters); Beraldi, vol. 9, p. 189

Dimensions

Sheet: 29.1 x 22.5 cm (11 7/16 x 8 7/8 in.)(trimmed within the platemark)

Accession Number

M69

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 1868)

Provenance

Charles Sumner, Boston (1811-1874); his bequest to the MFA April 27, 1874

Credit Line

Bequest of Charles Sumner