Artist John Hill, English, 1770-1850
Artist after Joshua Shaw, English, 1776-1860
Publisher M. Carey and Son, American
  • View near the Falls of Schuylkill
Date 1819
Medium aquatint and etching printed in black ink on wove paper
Dimensions Plate: 15 1/2 × 11 7/8 inches (39.4 × 30.2 cm)
Sheet: 22 × 14 3/4 inches (55.9 × 37.5 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Mrs. Thomas M. Ball
Accession Number 49.361
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Inscriptions Inscribed, in plate, lower left: Painted by J. Shaw.
Inscribed, lower right: Engraved by J. Hill.
Inscribed, center bottom margin: VIEW NEAR THE FALLS OF SCHUYLKILL. | Published by M. Carey & Son Philadelphia.
The Rosenbach Company (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA).
1949-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)