Artist John Hill, English, 1770-1850
Artist after Joshua Shaw, English, 1776-1860
Publisher Moses Thomas, American
  • Washington's Sepulchre, Mount Vernon
Date 1819
Medium aquatint and etching printed in black ink, colored by hand on wove paper
Dimensions Sheet (trimmed within plate mark): 14 7/8 × 11 1/2 inches (37.8 × 29.2 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Mrs. Thomas M. Ball
Accession Number 49.375
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Inscriptions Inscribed, in plate, lower left: Painted by J. Shaw.
Inscribed, lower center: WASHINGTON'S SEPULCHRE MOUNT VERNON | Published by M. Thomas Philadelphia.
Inscribed, lower right: Engraved by J. Hill.
Inscribed, in pencil, lower right corner verso: Sample
The Rosenbach Company (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA).
1949-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)