"The Reprimand": George Washington and Benedict Arnold, Morristown, April 6, 1780
Graphite on beige paper
Overall: 8 1/4 x 6 in. ( 21 x 15.2 cm )
Gift of the Estate of Harry A. Ogden
inscription: lower left: "Think 'Reprimand' / was written & sent / not delivered orally"
inscription: lower right: "The Reprimand - / GW & Arnold / Morristown / 1778[sic]"
stamped: on back: "THE HARRY A. OGDEN COLLECTION / OF / THE NEW YORK HISTORICAL SOCIETY / OCTOBER 20, 1936"
stamped: on back: "GIFT OF THE ESTATE OF / HARRY A. OGDEN, THROUGH / CHARLES H. MESSINGER, EXECUTOR / OCTOBER 20, 1936"
Inscribed at lower left in graphite: "Think 'Reprimand' / was written & sent / not delivered orally"; at the lower right: "The Reprimand -- / GW & Arnold / Morristown / 1778[sic 1780 actual date]"
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