Norreys Jephson O'Conor (1885-1958)
Pastel over photograph
Overall: 26 1/4 x 21 1/2 in. ( 66.7 x 54.6 cm ) mat: 37 1/2 x 32 1/4 x 2 in. ( 95.2 x 81.9 x 5.1 cm )
signature: lower right: "Martinez Art" inscription: lower left: "Alman phot."
Signed and inscribed at lower right in gray pastel: "Martinez Art."; at lower right: "Alman phot."
The subject, the son of John Christopher O'Conor and Maria Jephson (Post) O'Conor, was born in New York where his father was a successful lawyer. This portrait represents him at the age of about three.
Gift of Norreys Jephson O'Conor
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