after 1785 model
Dimensions (HxWxD): 25 1⁄2 x 17 7⁄8 x 12 1⁄2 in.
Acc. No.: 1921.007
Credit Line: New Hampshire Historical Society Purchase
Photo credit: ph. courtesy New Hampshire Historical Society
© Artist : public domain
- 1921, Purchased by the New Hampshire Historical Society
- Museum's website (accessed April 11th, 2019)
- Museum's website (accessed April 18th, 2019) :
After Houdon's undraped bust of George Washington modeled at Mount Vernon in 1785. Differs somewhat from the terra cotta original and early documented casts, most noticeably in the slightly upturned corners of the mouth and the tilt of the head.