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Inscription

lower left verso in graphite by unknown hand: a91238 / amx-

text at bottom in plate:
Painted by W. G. Wall. / Engraved by J. Hill. / HUDSON. / No. 13 of the Hudson River Port Folio / Published by Henry I. Megarey New York.

Provenance

(Kennedy & Co, New York); Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, DC, 1949; acquired 2015 by the National Gallery of Art

Exhibition History
1956
25th Anniversary Exhibition, Peale Museum, Baltimore, Maryland, 1956
1977
Changing Prospects: Views of America on Paper from the Corcoran Collection, Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, DC (Tour of Canada), 1977-1979
1981
The Artist as Illustrator, Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, DC, 1981, no. 14
Bibliography
1961
Koke, Richard J. A Checklist of the American Engravings of John Hill (1770-1850), Master of Aquatint: Together with a List of Prints Colored by Him and a List of His Extant Original Drawings. New York: New York Historical Society, 1961, p. 39, no. 91, i/ii.