Notice

The museum is closed at 5pm, but the outside grounds will be filled with lots of outdoor Noel Night activities until 9pm. 

View of the Spot where General Washington Fell Near Baltimore, 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

  • page: 15 1/8 x 22 1/4 in. 38.3 x 56.4 cm

Gift of Mrs. Thomas M. Ball

49.394.C

Department

Prints, Drawings & Photographs

In plate, lower left: Painted by J. Shaw.; lower right: Engraved by J. Hill.; lower center: VIEW OF THE SPOT WHERE GEN. ROSS FELL NEAR BALTIMORE. / Published by M. Carey & Son Philadelphia

The Rosenbach Company, Philadelphia

John Hill; after Joshua Shaw, View of the Spot where General Washington Fell Near Baltimore, 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.C.