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The Signing of the Constitution of the United States

Artist
Howard Chandler Christy, 10 Jan. 1872 - 3 Mar. 1952
Sitter
George Washington, 22 Feb 1732 - 14 Dec 1799
Benjamin Franklin, 17 Jan 1706 - 17 Apr 1790
James Madison, 16 Mar 1751 - 28 Jun 1836
Alexander Hamilton, 11 Jan 1757 - 11 Jul 1804
Gouverneur Morris, 31 Jan 1752 - 6 Nov 1816
Robert Morris, 31 Jan 1734 - 8 May 1806
James Wilson, 14 Sep 1742 - 21 Aug 1798
Charles Cotesworth Pinckney, 25 Feb 1746 - 25 Aug 1825
Charles Pinckney, 1757 - 1824
John Rutledge, 1739 - 18 Jul 1800
Pierce Butler, 1744 - 1822
Roger Sherman, c. 19 Apr 1721 - 23 Jul 1793
William Samuel Johnson, 7 Oct 1727 - 14 Nov 1819
James McHenry, 1753 - 1816
George Read, 18 Sep 1733 - 21 Sep 1798
Richard Bassett, 2 Apr 1745 - 16 Aug 1815
Richard Dobbs Spaight, 1758 - 1802
William Blount, 1749 - 1800
Hugh Williamson, 5 Dec 1735 - 22 May 1819
Daniel of St. Thomas Jenifer, 1723 - 16 Nov 1790
Rufus King, 24 Mar 1755 - 29 Apr 1827
Nathaniel Gorham, 1738 - 1796
Jonathan Dayton, 1760 - 1824
Daniel Carroll, 1730 - 1796
William Few, 1748 - 1828
Abraham Baldwin, 22 Nov 1754 - 4 Mar 1807
John Langdon, 1741 - 1819
Nicholas Gilman, 1755 - 1814
William Livingston, 1723 - 1790
William Patterson, 1752 - 1835
Thomas Mifflin, 1744 - 1800
George Clymer, 16 Mar 1739 - 25 Jan 1813
Thomas Fitzsimons, 1741 - 1811
Jared Ingersoll, 1749 - 1822
Gunning Bedford, Jr., 1747 - 1812
David Brearly, 1745 - 1790
John Dickinson, 8 Nov 1732 - 14 Feb 1808
John Blair Jr., 1732 - 1800
Jacob Broom, 1752 - 1810
William Jackson, 1759 - 1828
Date
1926
Type
Painting
Dimensions
Sight: 609.6cm x 914.4cm (240" x 360"), Accurate
Credit Line
Owner: U.S. Senate
Object number
DC230443
Culture
Robert Morris: European\British\English
Data Source
Catalog of American Portraits
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Catalog of American Portraits