American School, Portrait of Michael Floy, Sr. (1775-1854)
First Floor - Parlor and Keeping Room
Oil on canvas; 33 ¾” h. x 26 ¾” w. (sight size).
In three quarter pose, against a dark ground, a dark haired gentleman in white
cravat and black waistcoat, with hands folded, sitting in a Sheraton armchair.
Framed in gold-painted frame; unsigned; circa 1815-1820.
Condition is good in spite of old relining; a conservation report is attached verso,
dated, October 23, 1964 from Margaret Watherston, NY, NY