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"The Declaration of Independence" after John Trumbull: Preparatory Drawing for the Engraving

Object Number: 
X.500
Date: 
1820
Medium: 
Graphite and brown ink on paper squared and numbered for transfer
Dimensions: 
Paper: 22 7/8 x 32 in. (58.1 x 81.3 cm)
Inscriptions: 
Inscribed at lower left outside image in graphite: "Painted by John Trumbull Esqr"; at lower right: "Engraved by"
Description: 
History
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Durand Family
Provenance: 
Descent through the artist's family
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group