Horizontal, rectangular view of the east front of Mount Vernon. In the right foreground, a man on foot is holding a horse by the reigns. In the left foreground, a horse gallops across the lawn. The view is framed by two trees on the left and a cluster of trees on the right.

Date

1808


People


Geography


Material/Technique

Ink on paper, engraving


Dimensions

Overall (H x W): 7 3/8 in. x 10 in. (18.73 cm x 25.4 cm)


Credit

Purchase, 1962


Marks

Printed below image: “Mount Vernon, Virginia, the seat of the late Genl. G. Washington./Drawn Engraved & Published by W. Birch Springland near Bristol Pennsylva./”


Object Number

EV-1228


Colors


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