New York School, circa 1830 (Possibly **Thatcher), American
PORTRAIT OF A LADY IN RINGLETS
Oil on American canvas stamped “Prepared by Edward Dechlin, New York” verso
9" x 12" — 22.9 x 30.5 cm.
Another American portrait on a similar stamped canvas, of a woman identified as “Portrait of Caroline Washburn”, painted in 1830 on prepared “Edward Dechlin New York” canvas, indistinctly signed, “Thatcher” was sold at Estates & Antiques Auction, March 13th, N.Y.
A second portrait, “Portrait of Parnel Kelsey Munger”, mother of Caroline Washburn, unsigned, was also sold at the above auction.
These portraits may be related or by the same artist.
Estate of Robert Parker, Toronto