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

View of the Potomac River, Harper's Ferry, Virginia
Title
View of the Potomac River, Harper's Ferry, Virginia
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 )
Description 
Landscape
Credit Line 
Gift of Reverend J.E. Strickland
Object Number 
1956.146
Marks 
inscriptions: none
Inscriptions 
Old mount reputedly inscribed: "View down the 'Potomac from the junction of the Shenandoah and the Cohongoronta in Virginia"
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