TOMPKINS H. MATTESON (AMERICAN 1813-1884). WASHINGTON AT THE BATTLE OF PRINCETON.
Sold: $30,000 ($25,000)
Oil on canvas mounted to board, 39 ½ x 59 inches. Inscribed “J. Trumbull” l.l., and formerly attributed to Trumbull, but not matching John Trumbull’s signature. In a gilt cove molded frame with scrollwork ornament at the corners. The reverse with New Britain Museum label.
Provenance: Collection of the New Britain Museum, Connecticut, 1937-c.1990’s; Northeast Auctions, 1990’s; Private collection, Connecticut.