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General Washington / painted by J. Trumbull Esqr. of Connecticut 1780 ; engraved by V. Green mezzotinto engraver to his Majesty & to the Elector Palatine.

General Washington / painted by J. Trumbull Esqr. of Connecticut 1780 ; engraved by V. Green mezzotinto engraver to his Majesty & to the Elector Palatine.

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Summary

Print shows George Washington, full-length portrait, standing, facing slightly left, wearing uniform, holding hat in right hand; on the right, an African man holds Washington's horse. Includes remarque showing a Native American man holding crest.
Title from item.
Engraved from the original picture in the possession of M. De Neufville of Amsterdam.
Baker, 147
Hart, 84
Published in: The American Revolution in drawings and prints; a checklist of 1765-1790 graphics in the Library of Congress / Compiled by Donald H. Cresswell, with a foreword by Sinclair H. Hitchings. Washington : [For sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. Govt. Print. Off.], 1975, no. 215.

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Date

01/01/1781
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Contributors

Green, Valentine, 1739-1813, engraver
Trumbull, John, 1756-1843, artist
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Source

Library of Congress
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Copyright info

No known restrictions on publication in the U.S. Use elsewhere may be restricted by other countries' laws. For general information see "Copyright and Other Restrictions...," http://www.loc.gov/rr/print/195_copr.html

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