View of Mount Vernon, Virginia, from the Northeast

View of Mount Vernon, Virginia, from the Northeast
Title
View of Mount Vernon, Virginia, from the Northeast
Date 
1795
Medium 
Graphite on paper
Dimensions 
Overall: 7 7/8 x 13 in. ( 20 x 33 cm ) mat: 14 x 18 in. ( 35.6 x 45.7 cm )
Description 
Topographical view
Credit Line 
Gift of Reverend J.E. Strickland
Object Number 
1958.55
Marks 
inscription: upper left: "Mount Vernon from the N. E."
Inscriptions 
Watermark on half page: circle with seated figure, shield with cross all surmounted by crown-missing half page should read "C PATCH / 1794"; inscribed at upper left in graphite: "Mount Vernon from the N.E."; several annotations
Provenance 
Descent through the artist's family; the Reverend J.E. Strickland, Gouray Lodge, Jersey, Channel Islands
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group