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Inscription

lower right corner in graphite by unknown hand: W. 40-

text at bottom in plate:
Printed by W.G. Wall / Engraved by J. Hill / Rapids Above Hadleys Falls. / No. 4 of the Hudson River Port Folio / Published by Henry I. Megarey New York.

Provenance

(Weyhe Gallery, New York); Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, DC, 1955; acquired 2015 by the National Gallery of Art

Exhibition History
1956
25th Anniversary Exhibition, Peale Museum, Baltimore, Maryland, 1956
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. 36, no. 83, i/ii.