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103 pages; numerous color illustrations of Washington, his portraits, his contemporaries, the various owners of the Landsdowne portrait and others. This book was motivated by the celebrated purchase of the famous Gilbert Stuart portrait which was given as a gift to Marquis of Landsdowne, a British aristocrat. The portrait ever since known as the Landsdowne portrait. Informative history of Washington and Washington's portrait. Previous owner's name, otherwise in fine condition: clean throughout, tight binding.
Title: George Washngton: A National Treasure
Edition: First Edition
ISBN Number: 0295982373
Location Published: Washington, D.C. / Seattle, National Portrait Gallery / U. of Washington Press: 2002
Binding: Pictorial Wrappers (softcover)
Book Condition: Very Good
Size: 12" x 7.5"
Categories: Art History, History
Seller ID: 005283
Keywords: george washington gilbert stuart portrait landsdowne portrait