Daniel Crommelin Verplanck  1771

by John Singleton Copley

Daniel Crommelin Verplanck (1762–1834) was born in New York and spent the early part of his life in the family home on lower Wall Street. He was the eldest son of Judith Crommelin and Samuel Verplanck (39.173). While attending Columbia College (formerly King's College), he married Elizabeth Johnson, daughter of the president of Columbia. They had two children. Following he...
49 1/2 x 40 in. (125.7 x 101.6 cm)
Oil on canvas
Courtesy of The Metropolitan Museum of Art