Pair of Folk Portraits of a Lady and Gentleman, Attrib. Jacob Bailey Moore Probably New Hampshire, circa 1845

Jacob Bailey Moore (1815-1893)

Pair of Folk Portraits of a Lady and Gentleman, Attrib. Jacob Bailey Moore Probably New Hampshire, circa 1845

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Measurement: Frame: 27.75" x 32.75"; view: 21.75 x 26.75"

Material: Oil on canvas in reproduction veneered frames.

Reference: A related pair of portraits attributed to Jacob Bailey Moore are in the collection of The Manchester Historical Association, and illustrated in Robert M. Doty, By Good Hands: New Hampshire Folk Art (Manchester, NH, 1989), p. 26, fig. 26-27. Also see Nina Fletcher Little, "William Matthew Prior and Some of His Contemporaries, Maine Antique Digest, April 1976, and David Krashes, Understanding the Prior-Hamblin School of Artists a Little Better", Maine Antique Digest, July 2011.

Price: $31,500

SKU 843-297

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