"THE DECLARATION OF INDEPENDENCE - 4TH JULY 1776"
by JOHN TRUMBULL
Open Edition Giclee Canvas: $295
31"w x 21"h
Recognized as one of Trumbull's best works, The Declaration of Independence July 4th, 1776 is an artistic and historical masterpiece, depicting a seminal moment in US History. The painting includes portraits of 48 of the 56 signers and five other patriots. Trumbull painted at least 36 members and the room from life.
The Declaration of Independence, July 4th 1776 was a labor of love for John Trumbull for over 30 years. He received support for the project from Thomas Jefferson himself. "I began the composition of the Declaration of Independence, with the assistance of [Jefferson's] information and advice." Trumbull once said
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