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Not on display. Research Application
Call #:
1962.3.359
Title:
George Washington
Collection type:
Paintings
Author/Creator :
  • maker not researched
  • Date:
    1805-1810
    Object type:
    8: Communication Artifact; Art; Painting, Portrait
    Materials:
    oil
    canvas
    Place of production/origin:
    China,
    Description:
    A Chinese copy of Gilbert Stuart's "Athenaeum" portrait of Washington, which is now co-owned by the Museum of Fine Art, Boston and the National Gallery, Washington, D.C.
    Dimensions:
    Height:28.375 in x Width:21.625 in
    Provenance:
    Museum Purchase , 1962
    Bibliographic References:
    (Goodyear Jr., Frank H. American Paintings in the Rhode Island Historical Society. Providence, RI: the Rhode Island Historical Society, 1974. Image 34, page 33. R.I. History: Spring and Summer 1972)
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