Niagara Falls, from Two Miles Below Chippawa

Niagara Falls, from Two Miles Below Chippawa
Niagara Falls, from Two Miles Below Chippawa
Niagara Falls, from Two Miles Below Chippawa
Niagara Falls, from Two Miles Below Chippawa
Title
Niagara Falls, from Two Miles Below Chippawa
Date 
1808
Medium 
Oil on canvas
Dimensions 
Overall: 29 x 168 1/2 in. ( 73.7 x 428 cm ) frame: 35 3/4 x 172 1/8 x 2 1/2 in. (35 3/4 x 172 1/8 x 2 1/2 in.)
Credit Line 
Gift of Alexander Eddy Hosack
Object Number 
1868.6
Gallery Label 
The two Trumbull paintings of Niagara Falls hung in a gallery of the country home of Dr. David Hosack (1769-1835) at Hyde Park in Dutchess County, New York.
Bibliography 
Sizer, Theodore, The Works of Colonel John Trumbull: Artist of the American Revolution, New Haven and London: Yale University Press, 1967, p. 141. Koke, Richard J., American Landscape and Genre Paintings in the New York Historical Society, Vol. II, New York: The New-York Historical Society, 1982, p. 201. Goldin, Marco, ed., America: Storie di pittura dal Nuovo Mondo", Italy: Linea d'Ombra Libri, 2007, pp. 62-3, 142-3, 495.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group