Physical Details: Manuscript : 1 item : handwritten ; 32 x 20 cm.
Creator: Worthington Whittredge (1820-1910)
Description: Only selected pages are displayed here. To view this item online in its entirety, see Series 1, Box 1, Folders 5-9 of the Worthington Whittredge papers.
In this selection, Whittredge recounts posing as George Washington for Emmanuel Leutze's painting Washington crossing the Delaware.
Rights Statement: Current copyright status is undetermined
Citation: Worthington Whittredge manuscript of autobiography, circa 1905. Worthington Whittredge papers, circa 1840s-1965, bulk 1849-1908. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Digital ID: 15823
- Artists' models
- Leutze, Emanuel
- Whittredge, Worthington