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Martha Washington (Dandridge 1731-1802), (painting)

Catalog Data

Painter:
Unknown  Search this
Stuart, Gilbert 1755-1828 (copy after)  Search this
Peale, Charles Willson 1741-1827 (copy after)  Search this
Subject:
Washington, Martha  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Type:
Paintings-Copy
Paintings
Owner/Location:
Smithsonian Institution National Portrait Gallery 8th & F Streets, N.W Washington District of Columbia 20560 Accession Number: 70.3
Date:
Early 19th century
Notes:
Coll. Checklist, 1973.
"National Portrait Gallery: Permanent Collection Illustrated Checklist," Washington, D.C.: Smithsonian Instit. Press, 1987, pg. 294.
Summary:
Portrait of Martha Washington seated with her body turned to the right, her head turned toward the viewer, and her gaze directed at the viewer. She wears a bonnet and a black lace shawl.
Topic:
Portrait female--Bust  Search this
Occupation--Political--First Lady  Search this
Dress--Accessory--Hat  Search this
Control number:
IAP 08650181
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_252851