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Mount Vernon in the olden time : Washington at 30 years of age

Author: Henry Bryan Hall; A Henning; W H Holbrooke; H Peters; Artists Association,
Publisher: New York ; London : Published and engraved under the superintendence of the Artists Association, Broadway and Pall Mall ; New York : Printed by H. Peters, 1856.
Edition/Format:   Image : Graphic : Original artwork   Archival Material : English
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Interior scene depicting a youthful George Washington in hunting attire. He is seated on the left with two dogs beside him and dead game at his feet. Behind him is an unidentified male holding a rifle. In the center, a black servant oversees a large dead deer. Martha Washington is at right bearing a silver tray and refreshments, her two young children at her side (John Parke Custis and Martha Parke Custis). A young  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Engravings
Stipple engravings
Pictorial works
Portraits
Named Person: John Parke Custis; Martha Parke Custis; George Washington; George Washington; Martha Washington; Martha Washington; John Parke Custis; Martha Parke Custis; George Washington; Martha Washington
Material Type: Graphic, Original artwork
Document Type: Visual material, Archival Material
All Authors / Contributors: Henry Bryan Hall; A Henning; W H Holbrooke; H Peters; Artists Association,
OCLC Number: 62239953
Notes: Portrait of Martha Washington is based on the John Woolaston painting.
In the center of title and subtitle is an engraved shield with three stars and an eagle on top.
Printed text beneath image: "New York engraved under the superintendence of W.H. Holbrooke."
Printed text to the right of title: "Second of a series."
Copyright statement reads: "Entd. according to Act of Congress. AD. 1856, by the Artists Assotn. in the Cks. office of the Dt. Ct. of the Sn. Dt. of N. Yk."
Description: 1 print on wove paper : line and stipple engraving, b&w ; image 49 x 62 cm., sheet 59 x 70 cm.
Responsibility: drawn by A. Henning ; engraved by H.B. Hall.

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Interior scene depicting a youthful George Washington in hunting attire. He is seated on the left with two dogs beside him and dead game at his feet. Behind him is an unidentified male holding a rifle. In the center, a black servant oversees a large dead deer. Martha Washington is at right bearing a silver tray and refreshments, her two young children at her side (John Parke Custis and Martha Parke Custis). A young black male is seated in the lower right corner. A portion of the columns of Mount Vernon can be seen through the door on the right.

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