Sketch for "The Message from Lexington"

Object Number: 
1941.1177
Date: 
ca. 1935
Medium: 
Oil on canvas, pasted on cardboard
Dimensions: 
Overall: 12 x 18 1/2 in. ( 30.5 x 47 cm )
Gallery Label: 
This is a preliminary oil sketch for the Message from Lexington (Putnam called from the Plow), 1775. The finished painting (not dated) is owned by the Sons of Revolution, Fraunces Tavern, New York City.
Credit Line: 
Gift of John Ward Dunsmore
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group