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Portrait of a Man, ca. 1840
William Matthew Prior

William Paine

Massachusetts
Oil on canvas, Image H: 27 in, Image W: 22.125 in, Frame H: 31 in, Frame W: 26 in
Purchase 1931 Felix Fuld Bequest Fund  31.150
Not On View
Primary Title Notes: 1981 Newark Museum American Art Catalog
Inscriptions:
back of frame: graphite u.l. "B-2-2"; u.c. "-- 1 - 2"; u.r. and l.r. "55"

Labels/Stamps:
back of frame: u.l. stamps "NEWARK MUSEUM" "Box 4-27"; u.l. label "CAT. #7"; u.c. torn label "LYM ----- / 193----"; l.l. label " Room A / Rack 11y / Space 4 / Unknown / 31.150"; backing: u.l. stamp "PAINTING CONSERVATION STUDIO, INC. / 361 WEST 36th ST. 2nd FL. / NEW YORK, N.Y. 10018"; written under stamp "TREATMENT - 9 - 80 / WAX RESIN LINED / FINAL VARNISH - ACRYLOID B 67"

Provenance: Wood Gaylor, New York, New York
Exhibition History:
"Folk Arts of America", New Jersey State Museum, Trenton, New Jersey (December 16, 1945 - February 17, 1946)

College Art Association (October 9, 1934 - April 30, 1936)

"American Folk Art", Buffalo Fine Arts Academy, Buffalo, New York (June 20 - August 5, 1932)

"American Primitives", The Newark Museum, Newark, New Jersey (1930-31)

Keywords: Male, Portrait, Figure, Painting