Unidentified Gentleman with Violin

Object Number: 
1948.73
Date: 
ca. 1720
Medium: 
Oil on canvas
Dimensions: 
Overall: 14 3/8 x 10 3/4 in. ( 36.5 x 27.3 cm )
Marks: 
signature: lower right: "J. Cooper"
Gallery Label: 
About a dozen paintings signed by J. Cooper have been found in America. This portrait is a key work in that it identifies the last name of the artist; most of the pictures assigned to him are signed with initials only.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Waldron Phoenix Belknap, Jr.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group