Colonel John Trumbull (1756-1843) Artist: Samuel Lovett Waldo (American, 1783–1861)
Artist: William Jewett (American, 1792–1874)

ca. 1821

American Paintings and Sculpture

Not on view

Oil on canvas


33 × 26 in. (83.8 × 66 cm)

Credit Line

Gift of Alfred Wild Silliman and Benjamin Silliman, 4th, B.A. 1870, M.A. 1873

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19th century


Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of records is ongoing.

  • Susan B. Matheson, Art for Yale: A History of the Yale University Art Gallery (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 2001), 11–12, fig. 9
  • Helen A. Cooper et al., John Trumbull: The Hand and Spirit of a Painter (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1982), 23, fig. 2
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