George Washington (1732-1799)
Overall: 8 7/8 x 6 x 4 in. ( 22.5 x 15.2 x 10.2 cm )
inscribed on front of pedestal: "WASHINGTON" struck on back of socle: "A. D" below five-pointed star / "DELAFONTAINE" (?).
Cast bronze portrait bust of George Washington in uniform. Socle attached to pedestal with screw.
The mark "A. D" on the back of the socle is probably that of Parisian bronze founder Auguste Delafontaine.
Bequest of Mr. Charles Allen Munn
The Collection of Charles Allen Munn
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