Artist Jean Jacques Audre Le Veau, French, 1729-1786
Artist after Augustin Louis Belle, French, 1757-1841
  • Certificate of Membership of Major William North in the Society of Cincinnati
Date between 1783 and 1785
Medium etching and engraving in ink on vellum
Dimensions Plate: 14 5/8 × 21 1/8 inches (37.1 × 53.7 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Dexter M. Ferry, Jr.
Accession Number 42.117.A
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Signed Signed, autograph in ink, lower left: HKnox
Signed, autograph, lower right: GWashington
Inscriptions Inscribed, text of document in plate, center.
Inscribed, lower left: Aug. L. Belle, Del.
Inscribed, lower right: J. J. Le Veau, Sculp.
Dexter M. Ferry, Jr.;
1942-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)