This painting is attributed to Winthrop Chandler New England Woman c 1775. The Fenimore Art Museum in New York states. Since Chandler did not sign any of his known works, all attributions are based on documentary evidence that relates the artist to the painting through family tradition or stylistic similarities.
1750. Detail of "Portrait of Mrs. John Faber" by Thomas Hudson. Women -- Clothing & dress -- 1700-1799 -- England. 18th century English costume. This cap has ruffles under the chin: is it simply the lappets worn a different way?