Mount Jefferson (from Mount Washington), Plate 13 from Vol. II of N.P. Willis' American Scenery, or, Land, Lake, and River Illustrations of a Transatlantic Nature

Robert Brandard, English, 1805 - 1862, after William Henry Bartlett, English, 1809 - 1854



Hand-colored steel-engraving on wove paper

Image: 4 7/8 × 7 7/16 in. (12.4 × 18.9 cm)

Sheet: 8 × 10 3/4 in. (20.3 × 27.3 cm)

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



George Virtue, London


Europe, Great Britain


19th century

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Not on view


Inscribed, in graphite, center right: [later addition] Visited, July, 1841 / 6226 feet a [cut off] side-walks at / Portsmouth ,N.H [H cut off] printed, lower left margin: W.H. Bartlett.; Printed, lower right margin: R. Brandard.; Printed, lower center margin: MOUNT JEFFERSON, / (From Mount Washington) / MONT JEFFERSON, VU DU MONT WASHINGTON. DER BERG JEFFERSON VOM BERGE WASHINGTON GESEHN. / London, Published for the Proprietors, by Geo: Virtne [u inversed], 26, Ivy Lane, 1839.

Exhibition History

Photo reproduction exhibited at Weeks State Park, Lancaster, NH

'A Sweet Foretaste of Heaven: Artists in the White Moutains, 1830-1930, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, September 10-October 30, 1988.

Publication History

Robert L. McGrath and Barbara J. MacAdam, "A Sweet Foretaste of Heaven", Artists in the White Mountains 1830-1930, Hanover, New Hampshire: Trustees of Dartmouth College, 1988, p.45, no.5.


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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