Mother and Two Children (Study for The Pepperrell Family)

1777–78
John Singleton Copley (American, 1738–1815)


Catalogue Raisonné

Prown, Copley II, fig.360; p. 429

Dimensions

Sheet: 43.8 x 33.7 cm (17 1/4 x 13 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

39.272

Medium or Technique

Black and white chalk on pinkish buff paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Provenance

The artist until 1815; his son, John Singleton Copley, Jr., Lord Lyndhurst, until 1863; Lyndhurst Library sale, 26-27 Feb., 1864,about 1929, to Maxim Karolik, Newport for Museum of Fine Arts, Jan. 1939

Credit Line

The M. and M. Karolik Collection of Eighteenth-Century American Arts