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

Self-Portrait

ca. 1802

Oil on canvas

29 3/4 × 24 9/16 in. (75.5 × 62.4 cm) framed: 37 5/8 × 32 9/16 in. (95.6 × 82.7 cm)
Gift of Marshall H. Clyde, Jr.
1981.129.1
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
American
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Paintings
Bibliography: 

Helen A. Cooper et al., John Trumbull: The Hand and Spirit of a Painter (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1982), 160, pl. 114.

Peter Hawes, A Great Panorama Celebrating Twenty-five Years of American Art at Yale, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1998), 24, ill.

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), 1, 218–19, no. 119, ill.

Lance Mayer and Gay Myers, American Painters on Technique: The Colonial Period to 1860 (Los Angeles: The J. Paul Getty Museum, 2011), 26, fig. 5.

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 such records is ongoing.