File:Martha-Washington-by-Andrews.jpg

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Eliphalet Frazer Andrews: Martha Dandridge Custis Washington (Mrs. George Washington)  wikidata:Q28782526 
Artist
creator QS:P170,Q5361285
Eliphalet Frazer Andrews: Martha Dandridge Custis Washington (Mrs. George Washington)
Title
Martha Dandridge Custis Washington (Mrs. George Washington)
Object type painting
Description
This posthumous portrait (1878) was based on a Gilbert Stuart original portrait of Lady Washington that was simply of the head and bust. The furnishings and dress are anachronistic. Andrews was the director of the Corcoran School of Art. It was displayed at the Cincinnati Industrial Exposition, and now hangs in the northeast corner of the East Room in the White House. 38°53′52″N 77°02′11″W / 38.897722°N 77.03627°W / 38.897722; -77.03627
Date 1878
date QS:P571,+1878-00-00T00:00:00Z/9
Medium oil on canvas
medium QS:P186,Q296955;P186,Q4259259,P518,Q861259
Dimensions Height: 2,443.2 mm (96.1 in); Width: 1,520.9 mm (59.8 in)
dimensions QS:P2048,+2443.226U174789;P2049,+1520.952U174789
institution QS:P195,Q35525
East Room
Accession number
1878.1289.1 (White House)
Source/Photographer http://www.whitehouse.gov/history/art/images/mw1p-3.jpg
Permission
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PD Art Old (painting), PD U.S. Gov't (digital image)

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current02:36, 27 January 2013Thumbnail for version as of 02:36, 27 January 20131,858 × 3,000 (2.35 MB)Futurist110 (talk | contribs)Larger image.
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20:08, 21 June 2006Thumbnail for version as of 20:08, 21 June 2006300 × 500 (12 KB)Eoghanacht (talk | contribs){{Information |Description= Portrait painting entitled ''Martha Dandridge Custis Washington'' (wife of George Washington) by {{w|Eliphalet Frazer Andrews}} (1835-1915). This posthumous portrait (1878) was based on a {{w|Gilbert St
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