John Trumbull (American, Lebanon, Connecticut 1756–1843 New York)
Black chalk and white-chalk heightening on blue laid paper
19 1/2 x 12 in. (49.5 x 30.5 cm)
Morris K. Jesup Fund, 1998
Not on view
Inscription: [inscribed on verso]: Drawing by John Trumbull / Purchased by C.A.M. from the Benj. A. Silliman Collection
The artist to his nephew-in-law, Benjamin Silliman; descended through Silliman Family and sold in First Silliman Sale, 1896 (Lot No. 85) to Charles A. Munn; acquired by Charles Munn's niece, Mrs. I. Sheldon Tilney and given to Mrs. Percy Chubb; purchased by dealer from the Chubb estate.