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Object ID 1985.004
Object Name Engraving
Title The Death of General Montgomery
Collection Works of Art
Credit line DHS Purchase
Year Range from 1792.0
Year Range to 1795.0
Artist John Trumbull (artist)
Made Johann Frederick Clemens (engraver)
Description Framed black and white engraving depicting the death of General Montgomery after the attack on Quebec, December 1775. The scene is very action-packed and dramatic with lots of activity swirling around the central dying figure of General Montgomery, who has collapsed to his knees.

Dimensions H-30 W-1.25 L-39.5 inches
Dimension Details framed dimensions
Subjects Battlefields
Engravings
Death
Search Terms Death of General Montgomery
Quebec
American Revolution
Engravings
General Richard Montgomery
John Trumbull
Johann Frederick Clemens
Room Front Parlor
Event Death of General Montgomery
Medium Engraving