The Declaration of Independence

Henry S. Sadd, English, active 1840 - 1850, after John Trumbull, American, 1756 - 1843

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Hand colored engraving on wove paper

Sheet: 14 1/4 × 19 1/4 in. (36.2 × 48.9 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Purchased through the Guernsey Center Moore 1904 Memorial Fund

PR.950.74

Geography/Culture

Europe, Great Britain

Period

19th century

Object Name

Print

Classification

Print

Not on view

Inscription

Printed, lower left: PAINTED BY JOHN TRUMBULL, ESQ.; center: NEW YORK, PRINTED & PUBLISHED BY J. NEALE, 56 CARMINE STREET./THE DECLARATION OF INDEPENDENCE,/Of the United States of America July 4th 1776.; lower right: ENGRAVED ON STEEL BY H.S. SADD, N.Y./PROOF

Provenance

Cora McDevitt Wilson (1880-1975), The Book & Print Shop, Hanover, New Hampshire; sold to present collection, 1950.

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