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Major Lewis Asks Washington's Consent to His Marriage with Nellie Custis

Object Number: 
1937.155
Date: 
1907
Medium: 
Oil on canvas
Dimensions: 
Overall: 14 x 21 in. ( 35.6 x 53.3 cm )
Credit Line: 
Gift of the John Ward Dunsmore
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group