Cohoes Falls, Mohawk River, New York
Graphite on paper
Overall: 9 1/2 x 13 9/16 in. ( 24.1 x 34.4 cm ) mat: 14 x 18 in. ( 35.6 x 45.7 cm )
This is an unpublished preliminary work sketch by engraver John Hill from an original study by his son, John William Hill (q.v.), for the projected Erie Canal Series of engravings. It has numbers intended as a guide for the engraving and also color notes.
Gift of Samuel Verplanck Hoffman
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