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Artist:
William Bache, 1771 - 1845  Search this
Sitter:
Martha Dandridge Custis Washington, 2 Jun 1731 - 22 May 1802  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:
Costume\Headgear\Hat\Bonnet  Search this
Silhouette  Search this
Book\Album  Search this
Martha Dandridge Custis Washington: Female  Search this
Martha Dandridge Custis Washington: Politics and Government\First Lady\First Lady of US  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; partial gift of Sarah Bache Bloise
Object number:
NPG.2002.184.6
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4c883e398-7684-435d-8b8f-cf66b6fd6c98
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.2002.184.6