Horizontal, rectangular print of Mount Vernon’s west front. The mansion is situated on an open span of vibrant green lawn at eye-level and slightly right of center, with the left colonnade in the center of the image. A few trees surround the mansion on either side. Ladders lean against the chimneys on the roof.

Date

1858


People


Geography


Material/Technique

Ink on paper, chromolithograph


Dimensions

Overall (H x W): 15 1/2 in. x 19 5/8 in. (39.37 cm x 49.85 cm)


Credit

Purchase, 1960


Marks

Printed in lower center: “Mount Vernon West Front, 1858”. Printed below image on the left: “Published by J. Crutchett Mount Vernon Factory, Washington, D.C.”. Printed below image on the right: “C.B. Graham Lith. Washington D.C.".


Object Number

EV-1054


Colors


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