Title Page, from Picturesque Views of American Scenery

John Hill, American (born England), 1770 - 1850
after Joshua Shaw, American (born England), 1776 - 1860



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



(not assigned): United States, North America


19th century

Object Name


Research Area


Not on view


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.


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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