Jean Leon Gerome Ferris: The Mayflower Compact

This painting, entitled The Mayflower Compact, by the American artist Jean Leon Gerome Ferris depicts the pilgrims signing the Mayflower Compact, which established a new provisional government in America. Carver, in black, sits holding his glasses as he looks at the document. Winston stands next to him holding the ink horn. Alden, Howland, Bradford, Allerton, Fuller, and Miles Standish are also pictured. For the full-sized downloadable version of this image, go to our public domain image gallery.

The Mayflower Compact