Photo, Print, Drawing Little falls at Luzerne / painted by W.G. Wall ; engraved by I. Hill.

[ digital file from original print ]

About this Item

Title
Little falls at Luzerne / painted by W.G. Wall ; engraved by I. Hill.
Summary
Print shows a little waterfall at Luzerne on the Hudson River, with two buildings on the edge of the river, possibly mills, and a larger building, possibly a house or an inn, on the hillside above the river; also a man, with a fishing pole, walking along the near bank of the river.
Contributor Names
Hill, John, 1770-1850, etcher
Wall, William Guy, 1792-approximately 1864, artist
Megarey, Henry I.
Created / Published
New York : Published by Henry I. Megarey, [between 1821 and 1825].
Subject Headings
-  Hudson River (N.Y. and N.J.)--1820-1830
-  Luzerne (N.Y.)--1820-1830
-  Waterfalls--New York (State)--Luzerne--1820-1830
-  Rivers--New York (State)--Luzerne--1820-1830
-  Mills--New York (State)--Luzerne--1820-1830
-  Taverns (Inns)--New York (State)--Luzerne--1820-1830
-  Fishermen--New York (State)--Luzerne--1820-1830
-  Fishing--New York (State)--Luzerne--1820-1830
Format Headings
Aquatints--1820-1830.
Genre
Aquatints--1820-1830
Notes
-  Title from item.
-  No. 1 of the Hudson River Port Folio.
-  Stamped lower right: Map Division, Library of Congress, Nov. 18, 1915.
-  Irish-born artist W.G. Hall spent the summer of 1820 traversing 212 miles of the Hudson River's 315-mile course. 20 plates were engraved as aquatints by master printer John Hill and published between 1821 and 1825 by Henry Megarey in New York.
Medium
1 print : aquatint ; 35.7 x 62.4 cm (plate), 51.8 x 70 cm (sheet)
Call Number/Physical Location
PGA - Hill (J.)--Hudson, no. 1 (C size) [P&P]
Repository
Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.print
Digital Id
pga 03816 //hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pga.03816
Library of Congress Control Number
2011661785
Reproduction Number
LC-DIG-pga-03816 (digital file from original print)
Rights Advisory
No known restrictions on publication.
Online Format
image
Description
1 print : aquatint ; 35.7 x 62.4 cm (plate), 51.8 x 70 cm (sheet) | Print shows a little waterfall at Luzerne on the Hudson River, with two buildings on the edge of the river, possibly mills, and a larger building, possibly a house or an inn, on the hillside above the river; also a man, with a fishing pole, walking along the near bank of the river.
LCCN Permalink
https://lccn.loc.gov/2011661785
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Chicago citation style:

Hill, John, Etcher, William Guy Wall, and Henry I Megarey. Little falls at Luzerne / painted by W.G. Wall ; engraved by I. Hill. Hudson River Luzerne New Jersey New York, None. [New york: published by henry i. megarey, between 1821 and 1825] Photograph. https://www.loc.gov/item/2011661785/.

APA citation style:

Hill, J., Wall, W. G. & Megarey, H. I. Little falls at Luzerne / painted by W.G. Wall ; engraved by I. Hill. Hudson River Luzerne New Jersey New York, None. [New york: published by henry i. megarey, between 1821 and 1825] [Photograph] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2011661785/.

MLA citation style:

Hill, John, Etcher, William Guy Wall, and Henry I Megarey. Little falls at Luzerne / painted by W.G. Wall ; engraved by I. Hill. [New york: published by henry i. megarey, between 1821 and 1825] Photograph. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2011661785/>.