Emanuel Gottlieb Leutze (May 24, 1816 – July 18, 1868) was a German American history painter best known for his 1851 painting Washington Crossing the Delaware. He is associated with the Düsseldorf school of painting.
Born: May 24, 1816; Schwäbisch Gmünd , Germany Places are defined in terms of modern geography.
Died: July 18, 1868; Washington, D.C., United States Places are defined in terms of modern geography.
- Nationality: German, American
- Art Movement: Romanticism
- Painting School: Düsseldorf School of Painting
- Genre: History painting
- Field: Painting