Major General Philip John Schuyler (1733-1804)
Overall: 3 7/8 x 3 in. ( 9.8 x 7.6 cm )
Frame: 10 1/4 x 9 1/2 x 2 1/4 in. (26 x 24.1 x 5.7 cm)
Bequest of Philip Schuyler
inscription: on back: "Philip Schuyler, Esq. / Maj'r Genl. in the American / service--presented at the capture / of Genl. Burgoyne--& Senator of the United States for / the State of N. York. Presented at / the inauguration of the first / President. / Painted by Trumbull / at Phila. 1792"
A Catalogue with Descriptive Notices of the Portraits, Busts, etc. belonging to Yale University 1892, New Haven: 1892, p. 94
Sizer, Theodore, The Works of Colonel John Trumbull: Artist of the American Revolution, New Haven and London: Yale University Press, 1967, pp. 46, 65.
Catalogue of American Portraits in The New-York Historical Society, New Haven: Yale University Press, Vol. 2, 1974, pp. 711-2.
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