Apr 15, 2021 - Sale 2564

Sale 2564 - Lot 46

Price Realized: $ 358
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 400 - $ 600
(WASHINGTON.) David Edwin, engraver; after Rembrandt Peale. General George Washington. Stipple engraving, 15 1/2 x 10 3/4 inches; foxing, deep toning, minor dampstaining, laid down on early board, worn in lower margin. Can ship with early frame. Philadelphia: J. Savage, 1800

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Second state, with publisher's credit line added. "Edwin's engraving was large and imposing--a dignified image of the President which suggested, without benefit of military or allegorical symbols, the leadership and accomplishments of a deeply mourned national hero"--Wick 86. Hart 701a; Stauffer 903-II.