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Pair of Portraits
Artist: Not Available 
Category: Folk Art
SubType: Paintings - American
Origin: America-USA
Era: 19th Century
Height: 16.75 inches
Width: 13 inches
Pair of portraits of the Durfee brothers: James Durfee Jr. and Horation Durfee by William Matthew Prior (1806--1873) new Bedford, MA circa 1845. each oil on artists board.

Provenance: By direct descent in the family of the sitters, from Ellen Wade Dufree (born April 16, 1849) married William Rickard (1838-1911), to their daughter, Ellen "Nellie" Rickard, born August 15, 1882, died July 1978, Cranston, RI.

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