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"Portrait of a Gentleman" American Prior-Hamblin School



Most likely executed by William Matthew Prior, oil on board measuring painting 14" H x 10 1/2" and 16 1/2" H x 12 1/2" W with period frame. Provenance Christies Auction with labels on the reverse. Prior-Hamblin School designates paintings that cannot be definitively attributed to any individual artist, but resemble the work of William Matthew Prior, Sturtevant Hamblin, and/or several other artists identified within this stylistic group, all active in the mid-19th century.


  • Attributed to
    William Matthew Prior (Artist)
  • Dimensions
    Height: 16.5 in. (41.91 cm)Width: 12.5 in. (31.75 cm)Depth: 1 in. (2.54 cm)
  • Style
    Folk Art (Of the Period)
  • Materials and Techniques
  • Place of Origin
  • Period
  • Date of Manufacture
  • Condition
    Wear consistent with age and use. Period frame, possibly original. In very good condition with wear as expected for the age.
  • Seller Location
    Boulder, CO
  • Reference Number
    1stDibs: LU1017621962182

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