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Portrait of George Washington

Black and white woven portrait of George Washington in silk with facsimile of Washington's signature at the bottom center. Framed.


By 1942, Misses Louisa W. and Marian R. Case, Weston, MA; gift of the Misses Case to the MFA (Accession date: November 12, 1942)

Credit Line

Gift of the Misses Louisa W. and Marian R. Case

French (Lyons), 19th century

Object Place

Lyons, France

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Silk; jacquard woven


Textiles and Fashion Arts