Genl. Lafayette's Departure from Mount Vernon 1784

Genl. Lafayette's Departure from Mount Vernon 1784

Description (Brief)
Colored print of Washington and Lafayette shaking hands on the piazza (veranda) at Mount Vernon. Martha and her grandchildren stand behind Washington. A view of the Potomac River is in the background. A coach waits in the background.
Location
Currently not on view
date made
1868
depicted
Marie Joseph Paul Yves Roch Gilbert Du Motier Marquis de Lafayette
Custis, George Washington Parke
Washington, George
Washington, Martha
Custis, Eleanor Parke
maker
Tholey, Charles P.
Smith, John
place made
United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
depicted
United States: Potomac River
United States: Virginia, Mount Vernon Manor
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements
image: 18 in x 24 1/4 in; 45.72 cm x 61.595 cm
ID Number
DL.60.2588
catalog number
60.2588
accession number
228146
Credit Line
Harry T. Peters "America on Stone" Lithography Collection
subject
Costume
Architecture, Historic Residences
Diplomacy
Furnishings
Blacks
Family
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Home and Community Life: Domestic Life
Domestic Furnishings
Art
Peters Prints
Data Source
National Museum of American History

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