Historic Waynesborough

Creating history, not just preserving it.

About this Anthony Wayne Portrait

Anthony Wayne by James Sharples, Sr. (1751-1811), British pastelist. This pastel on paper drawn from life, c. 1795 or 1796, probably before Wayne left for his post in Detroit, not … Continue reading

February 26, 2013

Anthony Wayne by Charles Willson Peale

General Anthony Wayne, after  portrait by Charles Willson Peale. The General’s portrait was painted c. 1783 with him in full Revolutionary War uniform, rank of brevet Major General. Artist Charles … Continue reading

February 24, 2013