A Glimpse of Mt. Washington

Robert Hinshelwood, American, 1812 - 1875
after John Frederick Kensett, American, 1816 - 1872


about 1869

Hand colored engraving on wove paper

Plate: 5 5/16 × 8 1/16 in. (13.5 × 20.5 cm)

Sheet: 9 13/16 × 13 1/4 in. (25 × 33.6 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of Robert A. and Dorothy H. Goldberg



D. Appleton & Co., New York


Place Made: United States, North America


19th century

Object Name


Research Area


Not on view


Printed, lower left margin: Painted by J. F. Kensett. N. A.; signed (printed) in lower right margin: Engraved by R. Hinschelwood.; printed, below, lower center margin: A GLIMPSE OF MT. WASHINGTON./ (Accompanying Appleton's Journal.); printed, lower center margin: Entered according to Act of Congress AD 1869 by D. Appleton & Co in the Clerks Office of the District Court for the Southern District of NY.

Exhibition History

A Sweet Foretaste of Heaven: Artists in the White Mountains, 1830-1930, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire.


Dorothy E. Huffman Goldberg (1917-1997) and Robert A. Goldberg (1918-1997), North Conway, New Hampshire; given to present collection, 1987.

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