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Image: View by Moonlight, near Fayetteville

Photo Credit: photo: T. Rodriguez
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View by Moonlight, near Fayetteville

ca. 1819-1821
19th century
386 x 299 mm (15.2 x 11.8 in.)

John Hill, British, (1770–1850)
After Joshua Shaw, American, (ca. 1777–1860)

Object Type: print
Medium and Support: Aquatint and etching
Series: from series Picturesque Views of American Scenery
Edition: Engraved by John Hill; published by M. Carey & Son, Philadelphia
Marks: Inscribed in plate below image, lower left: “Painted by J. Shaw”; inscribed in plate below image, lower right: “Engraved by J. Hill”; inscribed in plate below image, center: “VIEW BY MOONLIGHT, NEAR FAYETTEVILLE.” / “Published by M. Carey & Son / Philadelphia”
Credit Line: Friends of the Davison Art Center funds, 2008
Accession Number: 2008.16.1

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  • landscapes (representations) - Use for creative works that depict outdoor scenes where the picture is dominated by the configuration, visual and aesthetic, of the land, bodies of water, and natural elements. When the ocean or other large body of water dominates the picture, use "seascapes." For images that are more documentary than creative, prefer "views" or "topographical views." For actual areas of land having certain notable characteristics, use "landscapes (environments)." [January 1993 scope note added; related term added. April 1991 descriptor moved; lead-in term added; descriptor changed, was "landscapes"; alternate term changed, was 'landscape'.]
  • moon - From TGM:
  • night
  • night scenes
  • sky

  • plate Dimensions: 386 x 299 mm (15.2 x 11.8 in.)

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