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

The Death of General Mercer at the Battle of Princeton, 3 January 1777 (unfinished version)

ca. 1786–88

Oil on canvas

26 x 37 in. (66 x 94 cm)
Trumbull Collection
1832.6.2
Culture: 
American
Period: 
18th century
Classification: 
Paintings
Status: 
On view
Bibliography: 

Helen A. Cooper et al., John Trumbull: The Hand and Spirit of a Painter (New Haven: Yale University Art Gallery, 1982), 63, 68, pl. 14, pl 15.

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