Examples of Artist Identifications

Below are examples of artist identifications by Fine Art Investigations.  Artist names are linked to biographies. Portrait titles are linked to the detailed evidence of the authentication or attribution. These are only a few of the artists whose identities FAI has restored.

Jacob Eichholtz (1776-1842)

Jacob Eichholtz, Julia Anna Marion Prosser (Mrs. Richard Bland Lee II) (1805-1886) ca. 1826

Jacob Eichholtz, Julia Anna Marion Prosser (Mrs. Richard Bland Lee II) (1805-1886) ca. 1825
Oil on Canvas 30 x 25 inches
Private Collection

Image of Jacob Eichholtz portrait of

Jacob Eichholtz, Elizabeth A. Brooke Weed (Mrs. Robert J. Arundel), ca. 1828
Oil on Canvas, 30 x 25 inches
Private Collection

 Samuel Bell Waugh (1814-1885)

Image of Dr. Robert Fleming Fleming

Samuel Bell Waugh, Dr. Robert F. Fleming, 1871
Oil on Canvas, 30 x 35 inches
Private Collection

after William Edward West (1788-1857)

Lewis Penn Witherspoon Balch, ca. 1837.

Attr. to William Edward West Lewis Penn Witherspoon Balch, ca. 1837
Oil on Canvas, 30 x 25 inches
Private Collection

Alban Jasper Conant (1831-1915)

Artist Identification

Alban Jasper Conant, Woman of Strong Character
Oil on Canvas, 30 x 24 inches
Private Collection

 Manuel Joachim de Franca (1808-1855)

Manuel Joachim de Franca, Mary Elizabeth Lee (Mrs. Robert F. Fleming), 1849

Manuel Joachim de Franca, Mary Elizabeth Lee (Mrs. Robert F. Fleming), 1849
Oil on Canvas, 30 x 35 inches
Private Collection

William James Hubard (1807-1862)

Art authentication

William James Hubard, Miss Barton, ca. 1845
Oil on Canvas, 29.5 x 24.5 inches

Private Collection

 William Morrison Hughes (1818-1892)

Image of William Morrison Hughes' portrait of Margaret Baird Andrews and her daughter Florence, ca. 1849, artist identification

William Morrison Hughes, Margaret Baird (Mrs. David Andrews, Sr.) and her daughter Florence (Mrs John Taddeus Heard) ca. 1849
Oil on Canvas 27 x 34 inches
Private Collection
After Conservation

  • Margaret Andrews and Her Daughter Florrie, 1849

Attributed to Wilhelm Heinrich Funk (1866-1949)

Artist Identity, Art Authentication, Wilhelm Heinrich Funk

Attributed to Wilhiem Heinrich Funk, Lilian De Peyster Post (Mrs. John Arthur Pulsford), ca. 1903
Oil on Canvas, 22 x 18 inches
Private Collection

Lilian De Peyster Post (Mrs. John Arthur Pulsford), ca. 1903