Washington, Lafayette, and Young G.W. Parke Custis, On the Portico of Mount Vernon, 1784

Object Number: 
1936.1002
Date: 
1917
Medium: 
Graphite on beige paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 11 1/2 x 8 1/4 in. ( 29.2 x 21 cm )
Marks: 
inscriptions: Inscribed lower right: Ogden. Inscribed on back; center bottom
Inscriptions: 
Signed at lower right in graphite: "Ogden"; inscribed at lower center: "On the Portico of Mt Vernon. 1784 / 'A very lttle gentleman ** holding fast to one finger of / the good general's remarkable hand...Lafayette to E.W.C Custis in 1825."
Description: 
History
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