Unidentified Gentleman with Violin

Unidentified Gentleman with Violin
Title
Unidentified Gentleman with Violin
Date 
ca. 1720
Medium 
Oil on canvas
Dimensions 
Overall: 14 3/8 x 10 3/4 in. ( 36.5 x 27.3 cm )
Credit Line 
Gift of Waldron Phoenix Belknap, Jr.
Object Number 
1948.73
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.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group