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Photo credit: Yale University Art Gallery
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Photo credit: Yale University Art Gallery
Artist: James Peale, American, 1749–1831
Subject: George Washington, American, 1732–1799, LL.D. 1822

George Washington (1732-1799), LL.D. 1781

ca. 1785

Watercolor on ivory

1 5/8 x 1 3/8 in. (4.1 x 3.5 cm) framed (H): 1 3/16 in.(3 cm)
Gift of Miss Josephine B. Foster
1951.43.1
Culture: 
American
Period: 
18th century
Classification: 
Miniatures - Jewelry
Status: 
Not on view
Bibliography: 

Robin Jaffee Frank, “Telling Tales: Three Small Portraits Punctuate a Bigger Story,” Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin (2001): 36, fig. 6.

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