Washington Crossing the Delaware is a famous American oil painting by Emanuel Gottlieb Leutze and is seen as a truly patriotic choice for those looking to buy art print reproductions. Washington Crossing the Delaware remains amongst the most popular art prints bought by Americans currently alongside other paintings such as those included on our American prints homepage which includes the likes of Warhol, Lichtenstein and Norman Rockwell.
This famous oil painting features George Washington and the Continental Army in Washington's Crossing National Historic Landmark, Pennsylvania and New Jersey. For those who wish to buy their own version of the famous painting, please see the links below which will take you through to our recommended art retailer, Art.com from whom we have actually purchased several great prints ourselves.
Washington Crossing the Delaware by Emanuel Gottlieb Leutze
Emanuel Leutze was a German born painter who produced this classic painting in 1851. The artist then went onto to produce another related title Washington Rallying the Troops at Monmouth which is now displayed in the Heyns (East) Reading Room of Doe Library at the University of California, Berkeley.
This page is devoted to the Washington Crossing the Delaware oil painting but there also was a sonnet which is similarly well remembered because of the importance of the subject that it dealt with. This poem was written in 1936 by David Shulman.
The original is now stored in the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York City which itself has become one of the most respected art museums in the world. The actual crossing took place on December 25, 1776, during the American Revolutionary War. Amongst the many who love to get their own copy of his artwork, the West Wing reception area of the White House is perhaps the most famous.
George Washington Crossing the Delaware River is a classic oil painting which you can enjoy in person by visiting the Metropolitan Museum in America. It is one of the most popular American prints and is a regular choice as framed art print reproduction that gives the print a professional finish to suit most homes.
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