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English citations of Washington
Attributive use, referring to George Washington
1860, Harper's Magazine, page 475:
- A copper piece, bearing the date 1792, and commonly known as a Washington cent, is found in some collections and highly prized.
1921, Wallace Nutting, Furniture of the Pilgrim Century, 1620-1720, page 342:
- And the original buyer at auction valued the piece merely as a Washington relic.
2000, Sandra M. Gustafson, Eloquence is Power: Oratory & Performance in Early America, page 219:
- Gilbert Stuart's famous Lansdowne portrait offers perhaps the most ambiguous instance of textual imagery in a Washington portrait.