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    American Painter John Trumbull Autograph Document Signed, one page, 7" x 8', Hartford< Connecticut, September 2, 1795. "This may certify that I have received from Mr. William Wadsworth of Farmington Twenty One Pounds Eighteen Shillings Encl. for my fees in one action brought by Henry Champion Jr. against him & Samuel Whitman, on the Writ of Error brought from the judgment therein, & on one Action brought by sd. Champion against said Wadsworth soley." Huge, bold signature. Light browning, fine condition. Specializing in historic painting, John Trumbull (1756-1843) captured the men and events of the American Revolution on canvas. His portrayal of the Signing of the Declaration if Independence is perhaps Trumbull's most famous surviving work.

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    October, 2007
    25th-26th Thursday-Friday
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