American School, Early 19th Century
Portraits of Mr. and Mrs. Abraham Martling
Oil on canvas, 30 1/4 x 26 1/4 in., in a modern black-painted frame.
Condition: Relined, the man with retouch to his face, the woman with minor retouch.
Provenance: Portraits found on Staten Island, New York, owned by a descendant, Ida Dudley Dale; Sotheby Parke Bernet, February 2, 1979, Lot 577; Robert Anderson, Frenchtown, New Jersey, September 23, 1981.
Note: The Martlings lived in Tarrytown, New York.
Provenance: The Arthur & Sybil Kern Collection of American Folk Art.
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