A wonderful rare circa 1850 hand coloured lithograph of Washington's Mt.Vernon. Fabulous colours, wonderful imagery & a great old frame.
Depicting an aerial view of George Washington's estate at Mount Vernon in Virginia with a numbered key indicating fourteen locations of interest on the estate including the vegetable garden, seed house, tomb, kitchens, etc. The house is in the upper right & the Potomac River is visible in lower right.
Titled "Bird's Eye View of Mt. Vernon," Original Hand-colored Lithograph by G & F Bill. 1850. Has not been removed from the frame. One old tear across top right. Measures