Horizontal, rectangular printed view of the west front of Washington’s Mount Vernon mansion. The mansion appears in the distance, slightly left of the center of the image. In the background, trees surround the house and the Potomac River is visible to the right. A walking couple and two men with black hats on horses are on the lawn in the mid-ground of the image. The image is framed by three trees in the foreground.

The print is currently in a new frame.





Ink on paper, hand-colored engraving


Overall (H x W): 13 3/4 in. x 16 1/4 in. (34.93 cm x 41.28 cm)
Other (Image H x W): 5 3/4 in. x 8 5/8 in. (14.61 cm x 21.91 cm)
Other (sight H x W): 6 3/4 in. x 9 1/4 in. (17.15 cm x 23.5 cm)

Credit Line

Mount Vernon Collection


Printed in upper right above the image: “47”. Printed in lower right below the image: “P. Fumagalli f.”

Object Number


Colors (Beta)

Mount Vernon's object research is ongoing and information about this object is subject to change. For information on image use and reproductions, click here.
Buy Tickets What to Do Calendar Shop Restaurant Donate Membership
Estate Hours

9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

iconDirections & Parking
buy tickets online & save