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[George] Washington at Trenton, New Jersey, January 2nd 1777
1840-1880
Alfred Daggett (1799-1872); Colonel Trumbull
USA: Connecticut, New Haven
Engraving on paper
engraving: 9 x 5 5/8 in.; matted: 14 x 11 in.
Gift of Dr. William L. and Mary B. Guyton Collection
84.80.17

Washington at Trenton N.J. January 2nd 1777 engraving; George Washington with soldier and horse; battle scene; bottom reads "Engraved by A. Daggett from the original Painting by Colonel Trumbull"; also reads "Washington / at Trenton N.J. January 2nd 1777 / This print is copied from a painting deposited by the artist / (the aid of Washington) / in the Trumbull Gallery at New Haven, Conn. / Washington is represented viewing the enemy just after the conf- / lict at the Creek bridge. Every part of his dress, the trappings of his horse, etc. were drawn from original objects."