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Sculptor:
Ward, John Quincy Adams 1830-1910  Search this
Subject:
Washington, George  Search this
Medium:
Plaster painted green
Type:
Sculptures-Model
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Federal Hall National Memorial 26 Wall Street New York New York 20005
Date:
1883
Notes:
Sharp, Lewis I., "John Quincy Adams Ward Dean of American Sculpture," Newark: University of Delaware Press, 1985, no. 69.1.
Summary:
Standing figure of George Washington lifting his hand from the Bible as he completes the swearing-in ceremony.
Topic:
Portrait male--Full length  Search this
Occupation--Political--President  Search this
Ceremony--Civic--Oath  Search this
Ceremony--Civic--Political  Search this
Control number:
IAS 88180086
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_305061