Horizontal, rectangular drawing of Washington’s new tomb in the lower left with a view of Mount Vernon’s east front in the left background. The summer house can be seen in the distance right of center. On the right side of the image, a large tree stands in the foreground with the Potomac River in the background.

Date

c.1840-1870


People


Geography


Material/Technique

Charcoal, marble dust, board, sandpaper painting


Dimensions

Overall (H x W): 13 5/8 in. x 20 1/16 in. (34.61 cm x 50.96 cm)


Credit

Purchase, 1984


Object Number

EV-3706/RP-402


Colors


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