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Washington and François Jean, Chevalier de Chastellux, in the Dey Mansion, Preakness, New Jersey, November 1780

Object Number: 
1936.917
Medium: 
Graphite on beige paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 12 1/8 x 9 in. ( 30.8 x 22.9 cm )
Marks: 
inscription: lower left: "Dey House" stamped: on back: "GIFT OF THE ESTATE OF / HARRY A. OGDEN, THROUGH / CHARLES H. MESSINGER, EXECUTOR / OCTOBER 20, 1936"
Inscriptions: 
Inscribed at lower left in graphite: "Dey House"
Description: 
History
Gallery Label: 
François Jean, Chevalier de Chastellux, was at the Dey Mansion November 23-27, 1780.
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Estate of Harry A. Ogden
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group