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The Washingtons are Plating
George Washington Engraving. From Painting by Alonzo Chappel.
Martha Washington 1876
Chromolithograph by G. F. Gilman
Washington and his mother
…and their cow.
The Day Council was different…
©DAG Text From Mount Vernon Site Edward Savage’s painting of the nation’s First Family quickly achieved icon status when he exhibited it in 1796. George Washington – who had posed for Savage in 1789, 1790 and 1795 – admired the portrait so much that he ordered four of the resulting stipple engravings in “handsome, butContinue reading “Washington Family”