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Description

Horizontal, rectangular view of Mount Vernon’s east front surrounded by trees on either side. The east lawn fills the foreground of the image. In the foreground on the right is a man with a white horse. In the center of the lawn, a brown horse is pictured in motion. The Potomac River can be seen in the background on the far left.

The print is currently in a new frame.

Date

After 1803


People


Material/Technique

Ink on paper, hand-colored lithograph


Dimensions

Overall (framed): 12 7/8 in. x 13 37/8 in. (32.7 cm x 35.24 cm)


Credit Line

Gift of the John and Diana Zentay Collection, 2006


Marks

Printed below image in center: “Mount Vernon, Virginia, the Seat of the late Gen. G. Washington. / Drawn, Engraved & Published by W. Birch, Springland near Bristol Pennsylva.”


Object Number

EV-6860


Colors (Beta)


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