Artist John Hill, English, 1770-1850
Artist after Joshua Shaw, English, 1776-1860
Publisher M. Carey and Son, American
  • View by Moonlight near Fayetteville
Date 1819
Medium aquatint and etching printed in black ink, colored by hand on wove paper
Dimensions Plate: 15 1/8 × 11 7/8 inches (38.4 × 30.2 cm)
Sheet: 21 7/8 × 14 5/8 inches (55.6 × 37.1 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Mrs. Thomas M. Ball
Accession Number 49.386
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Marks Stamp, in red, lower right corner: DIA
Inscriptions Inscribed, in plate, lower left: Painted by J. Shaw.
Inscribed, lower center: VIEW BY MOONLIGHT, NEAR FAYETTEVILLE. | 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)