• Chinese Export Porcelain Openwork Basket with Pitt Armorial
    Chinese Export Porcelain Openwork Basket with Pitt Armorial
  • Bombe Desk and Bookcase
    Bombe Desk and Bookcase
  • The Landing of the Pilgrims
    The Landing of the Pilgrims
  • Side Chairs
    Side Chairs
  • Penn's Treaty with the Indians
    Penn's Treaty with the Indians
 
  • Artist/Maker Shaw, Joshua (1776-1860)
  • Date Made 1838
  • Place Made
  • Materials Oil on canvas
  • Measurements
  • Funds donated by Mr. Gerald A. Freed
  • Room
  • Accession # 1983.0002999999999

View on the Kiskeminitas

By 1817, when Joshua Shaw emigrated to the United States, topographical views had been painted, but an appreciation of the expressive potential of landscape was still undeveloped.