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General and Mrs. George Washington

Object Number: 
19th century
Watercolor on ivory
Overall: 3 1/8 x 4 3/4 in. ( 7.9 x 12.1 cm )
Inscribed: at the right:"J.T." Inscribed: on the back in ink:"Miniature on ivory of Gen George Washington/ and wife one of the/largest and finest I done/ John Trumball"
Gallery Label: 
It is doubtful that this double portrait was painted from life and it is certain, on stylistic evidence, that it was not executed by John Trumbull (as indicated in the inscription).
Credit Line: 
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group