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Artist:
William Bache, 1771 - 1845  Search this
Sitter:
George Washington, 22 Feb 1732 - 14 Dec 1799  Search this
Medium:
Black paper coated silhouette mounted on paper
Dimensions:
Image (approx): 7.9 × 7 cm (3 1/8 × 2 3/4")
Book closed: 47.3 × 34.9 × 4.8 cm (18 5/8 × 13 3/4")
Book open: 47.3 × 66.7 × 4.8 cm (18 5/8 × 26 1/4")
Type:
Silhouette
Date:
c. 1803-1812
Topic:
Silhouette  Search this
Book\Album  Search this
George Washington: Male  Search this
George Washington: Military\Army\Officer\Revolution  Search this
George Washington: Politics and Government\Statesman\Colonial Statesman  Search this
George Washington: Natural Resources\Agriculturist\Farmer  Search this
George Washington: Military\Army\Officer\General  Search this
George Washington: Politics and Government\President of US  Search this
George Washington: Science and Technology\Engineer\Surveyor  Search this
George Washington: Congressional Gold Medal  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; partial gift of Sarah Bache Bloise
Object number:
NPG.2002.184.5
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm414b2a532-95ef-4a66-83fe-7440662775d0
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.2002.184.5