Benjamin Curtis Porter (1845-1908)
Born in Melrose, Massachusetts. Studied in Boston with Dr. Rimmer, in Italy and France, principally self-taught. Member: National Academy of Design, New York. In 1900 he was living in New York City.
Official Illustrated Catalogue, Fine Arts Exhibit, United States of America, Paris Exposition of 1900. Noyes, Platt & Company, Boston, 1900
Information provided by Edward P. Bentley, researcher of Lansing, Michigan.