Ammi Phillips (1788-1865) Middletown, Orange County, NY
Oil on canvas
30” x 24” in modern carved and gilded frames, 38” x 32”
Original strainers available. Scattered minor in-painting.
Pauline Darling Denton and Samuel Denton (1794-after 1881)
Provenance: Mr. Samuel Denton, sitter; George L. Denton, son; Pauline Denton Swayze, daughter of George Denton; Charles Swayze, son of Pauline; John Patterson Luft, by purchase from Swayze estate; Robert P. White, by purchase from Luft estate; private Philadelphia collection.
Illustrated: Allaway, My People: The Works of Ammi Phillips, Vol. 1, 131 & 132; Vol. 2, p. 40.