[518] US Bill of Rights

Completion Date: 22 Feb 2024
Medium: Paint & ink on acid-free mount-board
Dimensions: 63 x 87 cm (24.8 x 34″)

US Bill of Rights Flashcards

The United States Bill of Rights comprises the first ten amendments to the United States Constitution. Proposed following the often bitter 1787–88 debate over the ratification of the Constitution and written to address the objections raised by Anti-Federalists, the Bill of Rights amendments add to the Constitution specific guarantees of personal freedoms and rights, clear limitations on the government’s power in judicial and other proceedings, and explicit declarations that all powers not specifically granted to the federal government by the Constitution are reserved to the states or the people.