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Photo Credit: photo: T. Rodriguez
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Moonlight on the Androscoggin

19th century
153 x 256 mm (6 x 10.1 in.)

John Henry Hill, American, (1839–1922)

Object Type: print
Medium and Support: Etching, aquatint, and roulette printed in brown ink on laid paper
Print impression quality: Very good
Series: from Sketches from Nature
Edition: 424; from the set of 24 plates by different artists in “Sketches from Nature,” 1866; published in the “American Art Review” (1879–1880); reprinted in S.R. Koehler’s “American Etchings” (Boston, 1886)
Marks: Signed in plate, lower left: “J.H. Hill”
Credit Line: Gift of Juwil C. and Virgil W. Topazio (BA Wesleyan 1943), 1984
Accession Number: 1984.29.140

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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
  • rivers
  • water

  • plate Dimensions: 153 x 256 mm (6 x 10.1 in.)

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