Engraved by Cornelius Tiebout after Rembrandt Peale Portrait
Published by Mathew Carey
Stipple Engraving on Paper
21.5” x 17.5”
One of the first published engravings of Thomas Jefferson as president of the United States. This image was engraved by Cornelious Tiebout (1760-1830) after the famous Rembrandt Peale portrait. The engraving was published in Philadelphia by Mathew Carey in 1801, the year after Jefferson was elected to office. The image is boldly states Thomas Jefferson, President of the United States with lines from the Declaration of Independence below.