PAINTINGS & PRINTS
MESDA Craftsman ID Number
oil on canvas
[Overall Ht]30 ” __[Overall Wdth]25″ __[Overall Depth] __[Overall Len] __[Overall Diam] __[Other]actual measurement
portrait of a man in a three-quarter pose facing right, high forehead, cravat, ruffled shirt with ruffled cuffs, left hand on book, right hand on hip, waistcoat, unbuttoned jacket, oversized cuffs on jacket
descended in the family
George Johnston, Jr. __The subject was the son of George and Sarah McCartney Johnston of Belhaven, Fairfax County, Virginia. He was an aide- de- camp to George Washington and died at Valley Forge at age 22 (unmarried). __See Craftsman Database and MESDA’s photographic files for information on the artist, John Hesselius. Also see S-10302 and S-10303 for the subject’s parents.
Bradford L. Rauschenberg –Olivia Evans Alison –Bradford L. Rauschenberg __05/07/1980