American Paintings and Sculpture
Artist: John Trumbull, American, 1756–1843

The Surrender of Lord Cornwallis at Yorktown, October 19, 1781

1787- ca. 1828

Oil on canvas

53.3 x 77.8 x 1.9 cm (21 x 30 5/8 x 3/4 in. )
Trumbull Collection
1832.4
Culture: 
American
Period: 
18th-19th century
Classification: 
Paintings
Status: 
On view*
Bibliography: 

Helen A. Cooper et al., Life, Liberty, and the Pursuit of Happiness: American Art from the Yale University Art Gallery, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 2008), 26, 67, 80, 93, 105, no. 37, ill.

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