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Death of General Montgomery

Description

Battle scene depicting the scene of General Montgomery's death in Quebec during a battle of the French and Indian wars.

Details

Maker
Trumbull, John, 1756-1843 (Artist)
Maverick, Andrew (Printer)
Ketterlinus, W. (Engraver)
Date
1808
Inscriptions
1) [under image:] ""Painted by John Trumbull Published by John Trumbull; Jan.y 1808, No. 108 Broad-way, New-York Engraved by W. Ketterlinus. 2) [in fancy Gothic print, left under image:] ""The Death of General Montgomery/at Quebec"" 3) [same print, right under image:] ""La Mort du Ge'ne'ral Montgomery/devant Quebec"" 4) [bottom center:] ""Printed by And.w Maverick"".
Location of origin
USA; New York?, NY, USA
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
ink
paper (fiber product)
steel engraving (printing process)
Object type
Art
Places
New York state (United States)
Descriptive terms
armed forces
Battle
battles
Ink
ink
Military
paper (fiber product)
Picture
steel engraving (printing process)
steel engravings (visual works)
Stipple Engraved
Unidentified Paper
People and organizations
Montgomery, d. 1808
Dimensions
15 5/8 x 22 3/8 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.682.1B
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
8474

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