Mount Vernon

1830–54
William Henry Bartlett (English, 1809–1854)


Catalogue Raisonné

Not in Karolik (1962) cat.

Dimensions

Sheet: 22.2 x 34.6 cm (8 3/4 x 13 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

50.3849

Medium or Technique

Watercolor on paper

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Watercolors

Figures in foreground; building on right, trees and water on left.

Inscription

Verso in graphite: "Mt. Vernon / Residence of Washington."; bottom right: "Williamson"; bottom left: "Wanted 1 Sept."

Provenance

Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA December 14, 1950

Credit Line

Gift of Maxim Karolik for the M. and M. Karolik Collection of American Watercolors and Drawings, 1800–1875