Landing at Jamestown (Primary Title)

John Gadsby Chapman, American, 1808 - 1890 (Artist)

oil on panel
11 x 14 1/2 in./framed 7 7/8 x 11 3/8 in./unframed (27.9 x 36.8 cm./framed 20.0 x 28.9 cm./unframed cm)
Not on view
Inscribed "Hope of James.Towne" on beached boat center left, and indistinctly on back of panel in ink: "Old times in the New World," or "Good times in the new world"
Paul Mellon Collection
Susan Dangel et al, Teaching Guide and Resource Book (Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University, 2001) b&w ill. n.p.

Rebecca Stefoff, The Colonies from The North American Historical Atlas series (New York: Benchmark Books/Marshall Cavendish Corporation, 2001) color ill. on back cover.

Bert Bower and Jim Lobdell, History Alive! America’s Past (Palo Alto, CA: Teacher’s Curriculum Institute, 2001) color ill. p. 58, details pp. 58, 59.

Ann Uhry Abrams, The Pilgrims and Pocahontas (Boulder, CO: Westview Press, 1999) pp. 116, 119-120, b&w ill. fig. 6.5, p. 118.

Charles Johnson and Patricia Smith et al, Africans in America America’s Journey through Slavery (New York: Harcourt Brace in association with WGBH Educational Foundation, Boston, 1998) b&w ill. p. 15.

Tracy Barrett, Celebrate the States Virginia (New York: Benchmark Books, 1997) ill. pp. 24-25.

James West Davidson and Kathleen Underwood, American Journey The Quest for Liberty to 1877 (Englewood Cliffs, NJ: Prentice Hall, 1992) p. 94, ill., credit p. 789.

John Garraty, The Story of America (Austin: Holt, Rinehart & Winston, 1991) p. 49, ill.

Literature The American Experience, paramount ed. (Englewood Cliffs, NJ: Prentice Hall, 1994) p. 6, ill.

Literature The American Experience, 2nd ed. (Englewood Cliffs, NJ: Prentice Hall, 1991) p. 9, ill.

The Western Tradition PBS telecourse (New York: Metropolitan Museum in association with WGBH Educational Foundation, Boston) aired in 1989.
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