William Matthew Prior (Massachusetts/Maine, 1806-1873)
Portrait of a Young Woman in a Black Dress with Lace Trim
Unsigned, inscribed "Mrs Fogg's Room" on the reverse.
Oil on board, the subject in front of a twilight landscape with swan and small vessel beyond, 14 1/2 x 10 1/4 in., in a canted frame.
Condition: Abrasion at edges, probably due to an old frame.
Provenance: Found in an 1840s Plainville, Massachusetts, home.
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