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John Trumbull

Artist (United States)
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John Trumbull (/ˈtrʌmbəl/; June 6, 1756 – November 10, 1843) was a Revolutionary War veteran and an American artist of the early independence period, notable for his historical paintings of the American Revolutionary War. He has been called "The Painter of the Revolution".

Trumbull's Declaration of Independence (1817), one of his four paintings which hang in the United States Capitol Rotunda, was used on the reverse of the commemorative bicentennial two-dollar bill.

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