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    George Washington Engraving Circa 1790s measuring 2.375" x 4" in a 4" x 5.5" carved wooden frame. "G. Carattoni" is imprinted in the margin, suggesting that this is likely an early Italian or Swiss-Italian portrait of America's first president. The subject is instantly recognizable, however it is rendered in a continental style that radically departs from the typical Washington image.

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    June, 2006
    7th Wednesday
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