A North West View of the Cohoes

Thomas Davies (1737-1812)
Date: c. 1768
Engraver: Peter Mazell (active 1761-1797)
Medium: Hand-colored line engraving on laid paper
Dimensions: 14 H x 20 W (sheet)
Inscription: Printed lower right: Mazell Sculpit; printed below image: A North West View of the Cohoes, or Great Cataract of the Mohawk River in the Province of / New York in North America. / The Perpendicular Height of the Falls 75 Feet. Drawn on the Spot by Thos. Davies Capt. Lieut. of the Royal Regt. of Artillery.
Credit: Albany Institute of History & Art Purchase
Accession Number: 1945.3