Artist John Hill, English, 1770-1850
Artist after Joshua Shaw, English, 1776-1860
Publisher M. Carey and Son, American
Title
  • Bolling's Dam, Petersburgh, Virginia
Date 1819
Medium aquatint and etching printed in black ink, colored by hand on wove paper
Dimensions Plate: 12 × 15 1/8 inches (30.5 × 38.4 cm)
Sheet: 15 1/8 × 22 inches (38.4 × 55.9 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Mrs. Thomas M. Ball
Accession Number 49.365
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Inscriptions Inscribed, in plate, lower left: Painted by J. Shaw.
Inscribed, lower center: BOLLING'S DAM, PETERSBURGH, VIRGINIA. | Published by M. Carey & Son Philadelphia.
Inscribed, lower right: Engraved by J. Hill.
The Rosenbach Company (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA).
1949-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)