• Chinese Export Porcelain Openwork Basket with Pitt Armorial
    Chinese Export Porcelain Openwork Basket with Pitt Armorial
  • Bombe Desk and Bookcase
    Bombe Desk and Bookcase
  • The Landing of the Pilgrims
    The Landing of the Pilgrims
  • Side Chairs
    Side Chairs
  • Penn's Treaty with the Indians
    Penn's Treaty with the Indians
 
  • Artist/Maker Stuart, Gilbert (1755-1828)
  • Date Made c. 1803-1805
  • Place Made
  • Materials Oil on Canvas
  • Measurements
  • Gift of Mrs. Robert G. Stone
  • Room
  • Accession # 1981.0068000000001

George Washington

There is an understandable tendency to generalize when discussing one of Gilbert Stuart’s numerous replicas of his life portrait of President Washington, and to speak of it as essentially indistinguishable from its comrades.