of George Washington
after Gilbert Stuart after William Edgar Marshall
(work with frame-click on image to enlarge)
Oil on canvas 25.25 by 30.25 inches (stretcher
In a gold gilt spandrel frame with floral,
insect, and acorn decorations.
Oval opening 24.25 by 29.5 inches.
Overall frame dimensions 34.5 by 39.5 inches.
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Portrait with digital enhanced brightness levels (left) is compared to the William Edgar Marshall 1862
steel engraving of president George Washington (center) and the Boston Athenaeum
portrait (right), which Marshall copied to produce his engraving.