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Joshua Shaw palette, [ca. 1820]

Shaw, Joshua, 1776-1860

Painter, Printmaker


Collection Information

Size: 1 Item, (on 1 fr. microfilm)

Summary: Shaw's palette, with an explanation of colors and how to mix them.

Biographical/Historical Note

Inventor, artist; Philadelphia, Pa. & Bordentown, N.J.


Microfilmed by the Historical Society of Pennsylvania for the Archives of American Art, 1955.

Language Note

English .

Location of Originals

  • Original in Historical Society of Pennsylvania, Miscellaneous Monographs, 1740-1973.

How to Use This Collection

Alternative Forms Available

35mm microfilm reel P24 (fr. 88) available for use at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.

Restrictions on Access

The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.

How to Cite This Collection

Joshua Shaw palette, [ca. 1820]. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.