Mort Kunstler (Fine Arts, Alumnus)

Washington Crossing the Delaware, (2011), oil on canvas

Künstler’s historically rich interpretation of one of the best-known American paintings, Emanuel Leutze’s 1851 Washington Crossing the Delaware offers new insight into a pivotal moment in American history. Known for doing his own research to assure the accuracy of his paintings, Künstler examined original documents, including weather reports and personal journals, related to the event.