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John Hill, English, 1770 - 1850
after Joshua Shaw, English, about 1777 - 1860

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1820

Hand colored engraving and aquatint on wove paper

Image: 9 5/8 × 14 5/16 in. (24.4 × 36.4 cm)

Sight: 15 in. (38.1 cm)

Sight: 11 in. (27.9 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Purchased through the Julia L. Whittier Fund

PR.974.126

Geography

Place Made: England, United Kingdom, Europe

Period

19th century

Object Name

Print

Research Area

Print

Not on view

Inscriptions

Printed, lower left: Painted by J. Shaw.; lower right: Engraved by J. Hill; lower center: PHILADELPHIA Published by M. CAREY & SON

Exhibition History

Nineteeth Century American Prints, Carpenter Galleries, Hopkins Center Art Galleries, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, March 25-June 22, 1977.

Provenance

John Wilmerding, Washington, DC; sold to present collection, 1974.

Catalogue Raisonne

R. Koke, A Checklist of the American Engravings of John Hill (1770-1850), New York, 1961, no. 37.

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