Declaration of Independence of the United States of America 4th July 1776
Declaration of Independence of the United States of America 4th July 1776 [graphic].

Published/Created:
[New York]
[publisher not identified]
[ca. 1820]
Physical Description:
1 print : copperplate engraving on silk ; fabric 73 x 84 cm
Notes:
Title above image.
In the 1820s and 1830s, Durand owned a series of printmaking firms and was active in New York.
After the painting by John Trumbull or Asher B. Durand's the engraving of the Trumbull painting. Trumbull commissioned Durand to engrave his painting The Declaration of Independence in 1820. See Yale University Art Gallery notes.
Abstract:
A representation of John Trumbull's painting of the signing of the Declaration of Independence, on silk with borders woven in royal blue and printed in brown ink. The faces of the forty-eight participants are sketched below the image and numbered with a key in the form of facsimiles of their signatures below.
Topics:
Founding Fathers of the United States,--depicted.--http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2006003198
Topics:
Durand, A. B. (Asher Brown), 1796-1886, printmaker. http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n50032524
Trumbull, John, 1756-1843, artist. http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n50011728
United States.--Declaration of Independence.--http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n79029194
Language:
English
Genre:
Cloth prints.
Engravings--England--London--1820.
Group portraits--1770-1780.
Paintings--Reproductions.
Scarves.
Format:
Text
Content Type:
Archives or Manuscripts
Rights:
These images are provided for study purposes only. For publication or other use of images from the Library's collection, please contact the Lewis Walpole Library at walpole@yale.edu. Further details on the Library's photoduplication policy are available at http://www.library.yale.edu/walpole/html/research/rights_reproductions.html
Call Number:
820.00.00.89+
Drawer 820.00.00.89+
Orbis Record:
13348216
Yale Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Digital Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Local Record Number:
lwlpr36220
OID:
16649429
PID:
digcoll:4581056