View of Mount Vernon, Virginia, from the Northeast
Graphite on paper
Overall: 7 7/8 x 13 in. ( 20 x 33 cm ) mat: 14 x 18 in. ( 35.6 x 45.7 cm )
inscription: upper left: "Mount Vernon from the N. E."
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
Gift of Reverend J.E. Strickland
Descent through the artist's family; the Reverend J.E. Strickland, Gouray Lodge, Jersey, Channel Islands
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