File:Washington 1772.jpg

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creator QS:P170,Q454945
Title
Portrait of George Washington
Object type painting
object_type QS:P31,Q3305213
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. Oil on canvas.
Date 1772
date QS:P571,+1772-00-00T00:00:00Z/9
Medium oil on canvas
medium QS:P186,Q296955;P186,Q4259259,P518,Q861259
Washington and Lee University
Source/Photographer Washington-Custis-Lee Collection, Washington and Lee University, Lexington, Virginia
And at http://www.americanmilitaryhistorymsw.com/blog/536357-washingtons-mission/
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current19:20, 15 February 2019Thumbnail for version as of 19:20, 15 February 20192,418 × 3,000 (1.22 MB)Hohum (talk | contribs)Minor fix
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02:00, 15 July 2006Thumbnail for version as of 02:00, 15 July 2006408 × 480 (46 KB)Nonenmac (talk | contribs){{Information| |Description = Portrait of George Washington. Oil on canvas. |Source = English Wikipedia |Date = 1772 |Author = {{Creator:Charles Willson Peale|Washington, George}} |Permission = {{PD-art}} |other_versions = }} [[Category:George Washi
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