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American Paintings and Sculpture
Artist: John Trumbull, American, 1756–1843
Subject: William Loughton Smith, American, 1758–1812

William Loughton Smith (1758-1812)

1792

Oil on wood

3 3/4 × 3 in. (9.5 × 7.6 cm)
Gift of Herbert L. Pratt
1936.116
Geography: 
Made in United States
Status: 
On view
Culture: 
American
Period: 
18th century
Classification: 
Miniatures
Bibliography: 

Helen A. Cooper et al., John Trumbull: The Hand and Spirit of a Painter (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1982), 141, pl. 81-85.

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), 102, no. 44, ill.

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