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Published by R. Hamilton & Associates in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Washington, George, 1732-1799 -- Portraits,
  • Washington, George, 1732-1799 -- Monuments,
  • Stuart, Gilbert, 1755-1828,
  • Peale, Charles Willson, 1741-1827

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statement[by] Gustavus A. Eisen ...
ContributionsDearden, Clarence J., joint author., Conrow, Wilford Seymour, 1880- joint author.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsE312.43 .E37
The Physical Object
Pagination3 v.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6283196M
LC Control Number32034114
OCLC/WorldCa1601286

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Genre/Form: Portraits: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Eisen, Gustavus A., Portraits of Washington. New York, R. Hamilton & Associates, He has written multiple bestselling books exposing corruption in Washington. While little is known publicly about the book thus far, Allen quotes Schweizer as saying he spent a year and a half investigating for it, and that it is “a sweeping, detailed look at how the leading figures of progressivism have leveraged the power of their positions. Washington holds a sword in his left hand, alluding to his past military service, but appears in civilian clothes, emphasizing the fact that he had resigned his commission as a military leader. A book entitled Constitution and Laws of the United States leans against the table leg. The portrait was installed in the White House in November The Lansdowne portrait is an iconic life-size portrait of George Washington painted by Gilbert Stuart in It depicts the year-old President of the United States during his final year in office. The portrait was a gift to former British Prime Minister William Petty, 1st Marquess of Lansdowne, and spent more than years in England.. Stuart painted three copies of the Lansdowne, and Artist: Gilbert Stuart.