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Cohoes Falls, Mohawk River, New York

Object Number: 
1918.49
Date: 
c. 1830-32
Medium: 
Graphite on paper
Dimensions: 
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 )
Gallery Label: 
This is an unpublished preliminary work sketch by engraver John Hill from an original study by his son, John William Hill (q.v.), for the projected Erie Canal Series of engravings.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.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Samuel Verplanck Hoffman
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group