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Rectangular view of the front of the mansion from the east. The mansion is in the middle of the composition, with a woman on the porch. In the foreground there are two figures, a man and a woman; the woman is sitting on the lawn and the man is standing, both are looking in the direction of the viewer. In the background can be seen the Potomac with two figures looking at a ship sailing on the river.

Date

1832


People


Geography


Material/Technique

Ink on paper, lithograph


Dimensions

Overall (H x W): 9 in. x 10 1/2 in. (22.86 cm x 26.67 cm)


Credit

Mount Vernon Collection


Marks

From Childs & Inmans Lith Press.
Mount Vernon
T. Doughty Del. from a drawing by H Reinagle
Philadelphia Pat. d by Childe & Inman Corner of 5 & Walnut Streets 1832.


Object Number

M-1286/A


Colors


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