Title Page, 1819

  • M. Carey and Son, American
  • John Hill, English, 1770-1850
  • Joshua Shaw, English, 1776-1860

Aquatint and etching printed in black, colored by hand on wove paper

  • Framed: plate: 9 3/4 x 14 1/2 in. 24.7 x 36.8 cm sheet: 15 1/8 x 22 1/4 in. 38.3 x 56.4 cm

Gift of Mrs. Thomas M. Ball

49.394.A

Department

Prints, Drawings & Photographs

  • Landscape

Signed, Marks, Inscriptions

In plate as part of the image, center: PICTURESQUE / VIEWS of / AMERICAN / SCENERY / 1820.; lower left: Painted by J. Shaw; lower center: PHILADELPHIA Published by M. CAREY & SON.; lower right: Engraved by J. Hill.

Provenance

The Rosenbach Company, Philadelphia

Rights Status

John Hill; after Joshua Shaw, Title Page, 1819, Aquatint and etching printed in black, colored by hand on wove paper. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of Mrs. Thomas M. Ball, 49.394.A.