Mutineer in Suppliant Attitude (Study for "The Landing of Columbus")

1839–46
John Vanderlyn (American, 1775–1852)


Dimensions

Sheet: 61 x 47.6 cm (24 x 18 3/4 in.) Framed: 72.4 x 67.3 cm (28 1/2 x 26 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

1971.68

Medium or Technique

Black and white chalk on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Provenance

The artist; to his niece (1852), Catherine Vanderlyn (1825-1892); to Judge A. Schoonmaker; to his daughter, Lizzy Rioggen (Mrs. William) Laughton; to Fred Johnston (c. 1963); to Kennedy Galleries (New York); from whom purchased by MFA, 10 March 1971.

Credit Line

M. and M. Karolik Fund