Vertical, oval print of the east front of Mount Vernon mansion. The tops of trees fill the lower portion of the image in the foreground. Beyond the trees, several parties of visitors in formal attire socialize on the lawn in front of the mansion. The north colonnade is visible to the right of the mansion and the Potomac River can be seen in the distance on the far left.





Ink on paper, color engraving


Overall (H x W): 13 in. x 10 in. (33.02 cm x 25.4 cm)

Credit Line

Gift of Joan Beino Neuses, 1992


Printed in center below image: “Washington’s Home / AT / Mount Vernon / From a recent Photograph by N. S. Bennett, Alexandria, Va.”

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Colors (Beta)

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