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Mid-Georgian Portraits Catalogue

George Washington (1732-1799), First President of the United States

Portraits in Mid-Georgian Portraits Catalogue | Other NPG portraits

George Washington

by Ellen Sharples, after James Sharples
1796-1797
NPG 2903

George Washington

by Ellen Sharples, after James Sharples
1796-1797
NPG 174

George Washington

by Gilbert Stuart
probably 19th century, based on a work of 1796
NPG 2041

George Washington

after Gilbert Stuart
1797
NPG 774

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