Category:Washington in the Uniform of a British Colonial Colonel (C.W. Peale)

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Washington in the Uniform of a British Colonial Colonel (C.W. Peale)
Artist
creator QS:P170,Q454945
Title
Portrait of George Washington in the Uniform of a British Colonial Colonel
Description
The earliest authenticated portrait of George Washington shows him wearing his colonel's uniform of the Virginia Regiment from the French and Indian War. The portrait was painted about 12 years after Washington's service in that war, and several years before he would reenter military service in the American Revolution.
Date 1772
date QS:P571,+1772-00-00T00:00:00Z/9
Medium oil on canvas
medium QS:P186,Q296955;P186,Q4259259,P518,Q861259
Dimensions 127.9 × 104.2 cm (50.3 × 41 ″)
Washington and Lee University
Current location
Lee Chapel
Accession number
1951.80
References National Portrait Gallery ; Smithsonian

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