Sunday, June 2, 2013

Women by Reuben Moulthorp 1763-1814


Reuben Moulthorp (1763-1814) Sally Sanford Perit 1790


Born in East Haven, Connecticut, Reuben Moulthrop (1763-1814) became a prominent portrait painter & sculptor in New England in the late 18th & early 19th centuries. He preferred to do modeling in wax, & among his sculpted subjects were George Washington, and John Adams. He also did portraits of many residents of the greater New Haven area as well as Massachusetts, New York, & Pennsylvania.


Reuben Moulthorp (1763-1814) Mrs Daniel Truman and Child of Connecticut 1804


Reuben Moulthorp (1763-1814) Eunecia Street Stebbins of East Haven Connecticut c 1806


Reuben Moulthorp (1763-1814) Mary Fish Silliman 1795