WASHINGTON CROSSING THE DELAWARE.

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Emanuel Leutze


Washington Crossing the Delaware.

Engraving, 1853.
Image size 22 3/8 x 38 5/16" (56.9 x 9.75 cm).
Good condition with original color.
LOCATION: New York City

Inventory Number: 90136
Price: SOLD
Publisher : New York, published by Goupil & Co.
Painted by E. Leutze. Engraved by Paul Girardet. Printed and published by Goupil & Co., Paris. Copyright 1853 by M. Knoedler, New York. This is the largest print depicting the dramatic winter crossing during the Revolutionary War, which led to a morale-raising American victory over the Hessians at Trenton the day after Christmas, 1776. This oversize engraving is after Emanuel Leutze’s famous painting which hangs in the Metropolitan Museum of Art. 18th-19th Century Subjects , Historical , Revolutionary War

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