A very fine pair of folk art portraits by an unidentified artist, masterful in their boldness of characterization of a rather quirky young couple. In superb condition and in their original grain painted frames.
Oil on panel with an old butterfly support to a split in one panel. Circa 1820s. Exhibited at the Museum of Early American Folk Art, NYC., "Collector's Choice", 1969, Eckley Collection.
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