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View Near Fort Montgomery (The Hudson River Portfolio, plate 18, 20, or 22)

Etcher:
John Hill (American (born England), London 1770–1850 Clarksville, New York)
Artist:
after William Guy Wall (Irish, Dublin 1792–after 1864 Ireland (active America))
Publisher:
Henry J. Megarey (American, 1818–1845 New York)
Date:
1824–26
Medium:
Aquatint printed in color with hand coloring
Dimensions:
Image: 14 1/16 x 20 3/16 in. (35.7 x 51.3 cm) Sheet: 19 x 24 1/2 in. (48.3 x 62.2 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
The Edward W. C. Arnold Collection of New York Prints, Maps and Pictures, Bequest of Edward W. C. Arnold, 1954
Accession Number:
54.90.1274(20)
Not on view
Inscription: "Plate 22" on print and related page of text
Donor: Bequest of Edward W. C. Arnold
Stokes, Iconography, III.574.20; Fielding, Dictionary III.626-643
Isaac Newton Phelps Stokes The Iconography of Manhattan Island, 1498-1909, compiled from original sources. 5 vols., 1915–1928, vol. III, p. 574, no. 20.

Mantle Fielding American Engravers upon Copper and Steel: Biographical Sketches and Check Lists of Engravings: A Supplement of David McNeely Stauffer's American Engravers. 1917, vol. III, nos. 626-643.

Kevin J. Avery American Watercolors and Drawings in the Metropolitan Museum of Art: Voume I, A Catalogue of Works by Artists Born before 1835. New York, 2002, Hill's various roles in "The Hudson River Portfolio" summarized., cat. no. 14, p. 104.



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