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John Trumbull: Patrick Tracy, 1784/86
Source: Artcyclopedia; photograph by Michael Weinberg


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John Trumbull

[American Neoclassical Painter, 1756-1843]

• Relationships: Studied under Benjamin West.
• Subject matter:  Specializes in History Painting.
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Original works by John Trumbull available for purchase at art galleries worldwide
Paintings in Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Notable SiteArt Institute of Chicago   NEW!

Notable SiteJohn Trumbull at the Detroit Institute of Arts, Michigan
3 works online

Notable SiteFine Arts Museums of San Francisco   NEW!

Notable SiteMetropolitan Museum of Art, New York City   NEW!  

Notable SiteMuseum of Fine Arts, Boston   NEW!
Paintings collection online

Notable SiteMuseum of Fine Arts, Boston   NEW!
Watercolor collection online

Notable SiteNational Gallery of Art, Washington D.C.   NEW!
Includes a biography of the artist

Notable SiteJohn Trumbull at the Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington D.C.

Notable SiteYale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Connecticut  
The Declaration of Independence, 4 July 1776

Addison Gallery of American Art, Andover, Massachusetts
Works by John Trumbull

Addison Gallery of American Art, Andover, Massachusetts
Drawing attributed to John Trumbull

Bowdoin College Museum of Art, Maine (Zoomable)
Portrait of Professor Chauncey Allen Goodrich, 1827

Cincinnati Art Museum, Ohio   NEW!
The Sortie Made By The Garrison Of Gibraltar, 1788

Currier Gallery of Art, New Hampshire
Judge Samuel Livermore, 1792

Harvard University Art Museums, Massachusetts
Harvard have works in their collections, but unfortunately you have to type in the search yourself

Los Angeles County Museum of Art   NEW!

Mattatuck Museum, Waterbury, Connecticut

McCord Museum of Canadian History, Montreal, Quebec

John Trumbull at the National Portrait Gallery, Washington D.C.
Portrait of John Adams

John Trumbull at the National Portrait Gallery, Washington D.C.
Portrait of Thomas Jefferson

New Britain Museum of American Art, Connecticut
The Rev. Jonathan Mayhew Wainwright, 1820

New-York Historical Society

Philadelphia Museum of Art   NEW!

U.S. Capitol Art Collection
Declaration of Independence in Congress
General George Washington Resigning his Commission to Congress
Surrender of General Burgoyne at Saratoga, New York
Surrender of Lord Cornwallis at Yorktown, Virginia

National Art Databases and Museum Inventories:

Joconde Database of French Museum Collections (in French)  

Smithsonian American Art Museum National Art Inventories
List of works nationwide from two sources: the Inventory of American Paintings Executed before 1914 and the Inventory of American Sculpture (only a few percent of listings have an accompanying image)

Art Market:
(e.g. records of past sales at auction; sites providing examples of the artist's signature)
Christie's Past Sale Archive
(database goes as far back as 1991; images go about as far back as 1999)

Sotheby's Sold Lot Archive
(database goes as far back as 1998; images where permitted by copyright go about as far back as 2001)

Pictures from Image Archives:
Notable SiteJohn Trumbull at The Art Renewal Center

Notable SiteJohn Trumbull at The Athenaeum  
26 works online by Trumbull

Notable SiteWikimedia Commons Image Database  

California State University WorldImages Database  

John Trumbull at CGFA  

New York Public Library Digital Gallery

The History Project at U.C. Davis  

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Articles and Reference Sites:
Notable SiteEncyclopedia Britannica complete article on John Trumbull  
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Notable SiteUnion List of Artist Names (Getty Museum)  
Reference sheet with basic information about the artist and pointers to other references.

Notable SiteWikipedia, the "Open Content" Encyclopedia

Antiques Roadshow (PBS) Appraisals
"1820 John Trumbull Print, 'The Declaration of Independence'"

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