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Colonial American Portrait Painters (17th Century)

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About Colonial American Portrait Painters

Description of Colonial American Portrait Painters
Colonial American Portrait Artists - 12
Auction Houses - 144

Colonial American Portrait Painters
A Brief History of Colonial Portraiture in American

The first generation of painters who journeyed to America from abroad in the seventeenth century are today, largely unknown by name. Works by these painters are rare, and may not be completely identified. Immigrants of course, imported a number of paintings, but a surprising number of paintings were actually made in the colonies; mostly in Boston and New York. By profession the painters seem to have been known ... (view more)

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Artists Associated with Colonial American Portrait Painters — 12 artists:

Joseph Blackburn John Singleton Copley Ralph Earl Robert Feke Gustavus Hesselius John Hesselius

Charles Willson Peale Matthew Pratt John Smibert Gilbert Stuart John Trumbull Benjamin West

Auction Houses that have sold Colonial American Portrait works - 144

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