DAVID EDWIN (1776-1841)
after Gilbert Stuart (1755-1828)

Stipple engraving, 1798
Height 18.6, oval height 14.4, oval width 11.4 cm


Boglewood: 2601
Hart: 359
Wick 56

[Version I]



Source image:
Gilbert Stuart
Oil on canvas (1796)

Engraved from an Original Picture by D. Edwin.--T. B. Freeman Excudit / George Washington Esqr. / Philadelphia Published by T. B. Freeman May 1st.1798

Version I:  As shown.  Collection:  Stanley D. Scott Collection.
Version II:
  As show
n, but reengraved and published by John Scoles in New York with  (i) "T. B. Freeman Excudit" and address deleted, and (ii) New-York Published by I. Scoles" substituted.
 Version III:
  Like Version II, but (i) with address changed to "Publish'd by I. Scoles New York" and (ii) with three lines added: "
Born Febry.22, 1732, took command of the American Army 1775, / elected President of the United States April 30th. 1789. / resign'd 1796.  Died Decr. 14th. 1799."

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