Signing of the Declaration of Independence, 14x20
ARTIST: John Trumbull
John Trumbull's Declaration of Independence is a 12-by-18-foot oil-on-canvas painting in the United States Capitol Rotunda that depicts the presentation of the draft of the Declaration of Independence to Congress. It was based on a much smaller version of the same scene, presently held by the Yale University Art Gallery. Trumbull painted many of the figures in the picture from life and visited Independence Hall as well to depict the chamber where the Second Continental Congress met. The oil-on-canvas work was commissioned in 1817, purchased in 1819, and placed in the rotunda in 1826.
The painting is sometimes incorrectly described as the signing of the Declaration of Independence. In fact, the painting actually shows the five-man drafting committee presenting their draft of the Declaration to the Congress, an event that took place on June 28, 1776, and not the signing of the document, which took place later.
Portrait of Declaration of Independence painted by John Trumbull in 1817
Size is 14x20
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Size and Specs14x20 Print Only
Sized for 14x20 frame (note this is not a standard size!)
Image size is 17" x 11"
Mat area around image is white for prints and color shown for framed art
Art printed on acid-free paper
Rolled in protective mailing tube for delivery
Quality wood frame with real glass
Image size is 17" x 11"
Overall frame size is 22-1/4" x 16-1/4"
Mat is 1.5" wide on all sides and is the color shown
Product weight is 5 lbs
Frame is sealed and includes hanging hardware
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