View of the Potomac River, Harper's Ferry, Virginia

Object Number: 
1956.146
Date: 
c. 1795
Medium: 
Watercolor, brown ink, and graphite on paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 11 1/4 x 15 7/8 in. ( 28.6 x 40.3 cm ) frame: 14 1/4 x 19 1/4 in. ( 36.2 x 48.9 cm )
Marks: 
inscriptions: none
Inscriptions: 
Old mount reputedly inscribed: "View down the 'Potomac from the junction of the Shenandoah and the Cohongoronta in Virginia"
Description: 
Landscape
Credit Line: 
Gift of Reverend J.E. Strickland
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