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Portrait of Washington.

by Rembrandt Peale

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Published by s.n. in [Philadelphia .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Washington, George, 1732-1799 -- Portraits,
  • Peale, Rembrandt, 1778-1860

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesWashington.
    GenrePortraits.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE312.43 .P355
    The Physical Object
    Pagination16 p. ;
    Number of Pages16
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6596086M
    LC Control Number17008406
    OCLC/WorldCa22435430

    "An extensive portrait of America's majestic capital." Home of the Capitol Building and the White House, as well as monuments and memorials that illustrate the dramatic history of the nation, Washington DC is the hub of political power in the United States.4/5(1). The portrait was installed in the White House in November During the War of , First Lady Dolley Madison famously saved the portrait from near-certain demise. Before vacating the premises on Aug , Mrs. Madison ordered that official papers and the Washington portrait should be saved from British hands.

    Medallic Portraits of Washington, with Historical and Critical Notes and a Descriptive Catalogue of the Coins, Medals, Tokens and Cards (Hardback or Cased Book) Baker, William Spohn Published by Wentworth Press 8/28/ ().   Journal (composition book, notebook) with ruled/ lined pages. Size 6 x 9 inch. ( x centimeters) On the cover the painting 'Portrait of George Washington Author: Studio Beeker.

      Book Review: 'Lot,' By Bryan Washington Bryan Washington's debut story collection brings the Texas city to life in all its struggle and imperfect glory. 'Lot' Paints An Unforgettable Portrait . An account of a portrait of Washington by Rembrandt Peale, with letters addressed to the artist, testifying to the accuracy of the likeness. Reproduction Notes: Microfilm. Ann Arbor, Mich., University Microfilms [n.d.] (American culture series, Reel ). Description: 20 pages 22 cm: Series Title: American culture series,


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National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution. On the table are two books: Federalist, a reference to the Federalist Papers—essays published to support ratification of the Constitution—and Journal Of Congress.

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