Rufus Porter (Connecticut/Massachusetts, 1792-1884) Portrait of William Pierce Loring
- American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3121M
- Date / Time :
- August 12, 2018 10:00AM
Rufus Porter (Connecticut/Massachusetts, 1792-1884)
Portrait of William Pierce Loring
Watercolor on paper, 3 3/4 x 2 3/4 in., in a molded ebonized frame with gilt liner and modern eglomise mat.
Condition: Toned, not examined out of frame.
Provenance: Robert Thayer, New York, July 26, 1981.
Note: William Pierce Loring was born in Boston about 1795, the son of Matthew and Agnes or Nancy Loring. He was a goldsmith and customs officer.
Provenance: The Arthur & Sybil Kern Collection of American Folk Art.
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