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The Signing of the Treaty of Ghent, Christmas Eve, 1814

1914 Sir Amédée Forestier Born: Paris, France 1854 Died: London, England 1930 oil on canvas 28 1/8 x 40 1/8 in. (71.4 x 102.0 cm) Smithsonian American Art Museum Gift of the Sulgrave Institution of the U.S. and Great Britain 1922.5.2 Not currently on view


Keywords

Architecture Interior - civic

Ceremony - civic - political

Figure group

History - United States - Treaty of Ghent

History - United States - War of 1812

Occupation - military

painting

paint - oil

fabric - canvas

About Sir Amédée Forestier

Born: Paris, France 1854 Died: London, England 1930