The Birth-Place of Washington At Bridges Creek, Westmoreland Co.m VA (Feby 22nd 1732, Currier & Ives

D'Amour Museum of Fine Arts

House to right with two windows (12 pane) at side and two at front facing river; double brick chimney. River runs down center toward left in image, with a sail boat near center. Remainder of title: “This house commanded a view of the Potomac and the opposite shore of Maryland. The roof was steep and sloped down into lower projecting eaves. It had four rooms on the ground floor, and others in the attic and an immense chimney at each end.”

Object Creator
Currier & Ives (American, 1834-1907)
Object Creation Date
Undated
Medium
Hand-colored lithograph
Dimensions
17 1/2 x 13 1/4 inches
Credit
Gift of Lenore B. and Sidney A. Alpert supplemented with Museum Acquistions Funds
Accession Number
2004.D03.048
On View?
No
Image Request
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