Mt. Vernon with Washington's Tomb
Unidentified artist (American, 19th century)
Karolik cat. no 1183 (Folk artists)
Sheet: 52.87 x 73.66 cm (20 13/16 x 29 in.)
Medium or Technique
Pastel on prepared board (sandpaper)
Not On View
Folk art- sandpaper. Tomb at left, a gentleman standing before it; Mount Vernon on crest of hill behind; the Potomac right. Various trees, some curiously fallen or bent; flowers in foreground left.
On verso stamped: Manufactured By / B. Damon, Concord, N.H.
1960, gift of Maxim Karolik (b. 1893 - d. 1963), Newport, RI, to the MFA. (Accession Date: September 21, 1960)
Gift of Maxim Karolik for the M. and M. Karolik Collection of American Watercolors and Drawings, 1800–1875