Items for Sale:    Schwarz Gallery

George Washington (1854 United States)

Artist

REMBRANDT PEALE (1778-1860)

Country of Origin

United States

Dated

1854

Medium

Oil on canvas

Dimensions

25.00cm wide   30.00cm high
(9.84 inches wide  11.81 inches high)


Provenance

Rembrandt Peale; his second wife Harriet Cany Peale (c. 1782–1869); her nephew Charles Paine Herring; to his wife, to their daughter Louise Cany Herring, 1927; purchased by the Mutual Assurance Company of Philadelphia, 1932.

Signed/Inscribed/Dated

Formerly inscribed on the reverse (prior to relining): “Painted by Rembrandt Peale,/in 1854,/From his Original Portrait,/of 1795.”