1964.2201 Painting
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Painting (Portrait)

  • Title:

    Washington at Verplanck's Point

  • Category:


  • Creator (Role):

    John Trumbull (Artist)

  • Place of Origin:

    New York, New York, Mid-Atlantic, United States, North America

  • Date:


  • Materials:

    Oil paint; Canvas

  • Techniques:


  • Museum Object Number:

    1964.2201 A

  • Complete Details

Object Number

1964.2201 A

Object Name

Painting (Portrait)


Washington at Verplanck's Point



Credit Line/Donor

Gift of Henry Francis du Pont

Creator (Role)

John Trumbull (Artist)

Place of Origin

New York, New York, Mid-Atlantic, United States, North America



Mark or Signature or Inscription or Label

1. Signature; Bottom right of center; I.Trumbull/ 1790.


George Washington; Historical; Military; Portrait; Political figure


Oil paint; Canvas



Dimensions (inches)

30.125 (H) , 20.125 (W)

Dimensions (centimeters)

76.517 (H) , 51.117 (W)

Measurement Notes

Measurements taken from conservation files; not specified where taken.

Object Description

Text available soon.

Bibliography and Bibliographic Notes

[Book] Cooper, Wendy A. 2002 An American Vision: Henry Francis du Pont's Winterthur Museum.
Published as fig. 12, pp. 166-8.
[Book] Richardson, Edgar P. 1986 American Paintings and Related Pictures in the Henry Francis du Pont Winterthur Museum.
Published as cat. no. 41, pp. 39-41.
[Book] Jaffe, Irma B. 1975 John Trumbull: Patriot-Artist of the American Revolution.
Published as pl. 9, facing p. 186, and pp. 314-5.
[Catalogue] Cartwright, Ingrid & Welker, Janie. 2010 Hoofbeats and Heartbeats: The Horse in American Art.
Fig 9
[Article] 2014 Mount Vernon's New Room. Antiques. (March/April): 80.
Published: p. 80
[Article] Erby, Adam T. 2014 George Washington's New Room. Antiques and Fine Art. 2014 (Autumn): 118-125.
Published: p. 123
[Book] Brown, Virginia Pounds & Cohen, Linda McNair. 2016 Drawing By Stealth: John Trumball and the Creek Indians.

[Book] Fraser, Flora. 2015 George and Martha Washington: A Revolutionary Marriage.