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View on the New Turnpike Road, on the Margin of the Juniata, with a Distant View of the Warrior Mountain

Artist:
Benjamin Henry Latrobe (American (born England), Fulneck, Yorkshire 1764–1820 New Orleans, Louisiana)
Date:
1820
Medium:
Watercolor, graphite, brown ink, and sgraffito on off-white wove paper
Dimensions:
14 3/4 x 20 13/16 in. (37.5 x 52.8 cm)
Classification:
Drawings
Credit Line:
Morris K. Jesup Fund, 1994
Accession Number:
1994.435
Not on view
Signature: [at lower right below border in ink]: Bhenry B Latrobe

Inscription: [at bottom below border in ink]: View on the new Turnpike road, on the margin of the Juniata, drawn January 22d 1820 with a distant view of the Warrior / Mountain. The whole country covered with snow at that time.

Marking: [watermark along upper edge at right]: Ruse & Turners / 1813
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