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The Falls of the Sawkill

Artist:
Asher Brown Durand (American, Jefferson, New Jersey 1796–1886 Maplewood, New Jersey)
Artist:
After William James Bennett (American, London 1787–1844 New York)
Printer:
Illman & Pilbrow (New York, NY)
Date:
1830
Medium:
Steel engraving
Dimensions:
plate: 8 13/16 x 6 7/16 in. (22.4 x 16.4 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Bequest of Charles Allen Munn, 1924
Accession Number:
24.90.1253
Not on view
A view published in the New-York Mirror.
Signature: in plate: "Painted by W. J. Bennett–Engraved by A .B. Durand"

Inscription: in plate: "The Falls of the Sawkill/ Steel plate/ Eng-d. for the New York Mirror/ printed by Illmann & Pilbrow"
Charles Allen Munn; Donor: Charles Allen Munn
Grolier 233; Stauffer 675
Charles Henry Hart Catalogue of the Engraved Work of Asher B. Durand. Exhibited at the Grolier Club, April MDCCCXCV. The Grolier Club, 1895, cat. no. 233, p. 99.

David McNeeley Stauffer, Mantle Fielding, Thomas Hovey Gage American Engravers upon Copper and Steel. 1994, cat. no. 675.



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