View above the Falls of Schuylkill, 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: page: 15 1/8 x 22 1/4 in. 38.3 x 56.4 cm

Gift of Mrs. Thomas M. Ball

49.394.F

Department

Prints, Drawings & Photographs

  • Landscape

Signed, Marks, Inscriptions

In plate, lower left: Painted by J. Shaw.; lower right: Engraved by J. Hill.; center bottom margin: VIEW ABOVE THE FALLS OF SCHUYLKILL. / Published by M. Carey & Son Philadelphia.

Provenance

The Rosenbach Company, Philadelphia

Rights Status

John Hill; after Joshua Shaw, View above the Falls of Schuylkill, 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.F.