Artist John Hill, English, 1770-1850
Artist after Joshua Shaw, English, 1776-1860
Publisher M. Carey and Son, American
  • Falls of St. Anthony on the Mississippi
Date 1819
Medium etching and aquatint printed in black ink on wove paper
Dimensions Plate: 11 1/4 × 14 3/4 inches (28.6 × 37.5 cm)
Sheet: 15 × 21 7/8 inches (38.1 × 55.6 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Mrs. Thomas M. Ball
Accession Number 49.379
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: FALLS OF ST. ANTHONY ON THE MISSISSIPPI. | Published by M. Carey & Son Philadelphia.
The Rosenbach Company (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA).
1949-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)