13 of 43 Items

Searched for the phrase "sofas" in Subject

Back Back to Results Thumbnails View Enlarged Image Add to Selections Purchase Print or Photo Gift Printer-Friendly Version Next

Washington's sofa, Phila.

Image ID: 116135

Washington's sofa, Phila.

Image Details

Image Title

:  Washington's sofa, Phila.

Item Physical Description

: 16.5 x 21.5 cm


: [From the Museum's label?] "Used by the Washington family in the executive mansion, on High Street (now Market), during the years Washington lived in Philadelphia as President of the United States. / The sofa was sold to Robert Morris by the Washingtons on their return to Mt. Vernon. / Presented by the Union League of Philadelphia. S. 6,038"


: "The Pageant of America" Collection / v.8 - Builders of the Republic / (unpublished photographs) / George Washington

Source Description

: Approx. 8,000 photographs


: Stephen A. Schwarzman Building / Photography Collection, Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs

Digital ID

: 116135

Record ID

: 136627

Digital Item Published

: 2-3-2004; updated 3-25-2011

Browse More

Sources, libraries, guides, online catalog


Permalink (click to copy):

Embed this image (click code)

NYPL Digital Gallery provides free and open access to over 800,000 images digitized from primary sources and printed rarities in the vast collections of The New York Public Library, including drawings, illuminated manuscripts, historical maps, vintage posters, rare prints and photographs, illustrated books, printed ephemera, and more.