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South View of the President's House, Washington D.C.

Artist:
Henry Stone (American, active 1822–46)
Architect:
Building designed by Benjamin Henry Latrobe (American (born England), Fulneck, Yorkshire 1764–1820 New Orleans, Louisiana)
Date:
1822–46
Medium:
Hand-colored lithograph
Dimensions:
Image: 11 1/4 × 16 1/2 in. (28.5 × 41.9 cm) Sheet: 15 7/16 × 19 7/16 in. (39.2 × 49.4 cm)
Classifications:
Prints, Ornament & Architecture
Credit Line:
Gift of William H. Huntington, 1883
Accession Number:
83.2.910
Not on view
An exterior view of the south front of the White House, Washington D.C., designed by Benjamin Latrobe (1764–1820), with the building reflected in a river in the foreground, next to a sailboat.
Inscription: Below image right: "Henry Stone Lithog. Washing."
Bottom center: "South view of the President's House."
William Henry Huntington; Donor: William Henry Huntington
Peters, American on Stone, p. 376
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