Current Location:
Cabinet G -> Drawer 09 (G)
Location Notes:
PDC; Cabinet G; Drawer 09

George Washington

Artwork
Identifier:
2019.58.42
Credit:
Gift of Jane and Wally Ewing
Medium:
Paper and Heelball
Date:
1970 – 1980
Dimensions:
Artworks - Height: 40" Width: 20"
Description:
Paper and Heelball; Black paper and gold wax. Rubbing of the commemorative brass of George Washington to commemorate the declaration of Independence.
Historical Context:
Wax rubbing of a brass plaque celebrating the 200th year anniversary of the declaration of independence. This rubbing was taken by placing a piece of paper over the brass and rubbing it carefully with a wax crayon so that an impression was left on the paper.