Description

Horizontal rectangular image with rounded upper corners. Centered, eye-level landscape view of west front of Mount Vernon Mansion, featuring cupola and colonnades. Several groups of formally dressed people, carriages, and horses mingle in the circle in the foreground. Ladders lean against the chimneys and trees stand on either side of the Mansion behind the colonnades.

Date

1859-1861


People


Material/Technique

Ink on paper, color lithograph


Dimensions

Overall (H x W x D): 12 1/2 in. x 17 in. (31.75 cm x 43.18 cm)


Credit Line

Mount Vernon Collection


Marks

Printed in center below image: “WEST VIEW OF MT. VERNON MANSION / (Published by N.S.Bennett, in aid of the Ladies Mount Vernon Association.)”. Printed below image on the right: “Lith. & Printed in Colours by Robertson, Seibert & Shearman 93 Fulton St. N.Y.”.


Object Number

EV-5101/RP-775


Colors (Beta)


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