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JA (Jane Anthony) Davis

 (1821 - 1855)
J.A. (Jane Anthony) Davis was active/lived in Connecticut, Rhode Island.  JA Davis is known for naive portrait painting.

J.A. (Jane Anthony) Davis

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Born in Rhode Island and living there in Providence and Warwick and Norwich, Connecticut, Jane Anthony, married to Edwin Anthony, used her initials, which was a common practice for women artists of that era.  She was a prolific portrait painter, completing more than 75 works.  Among her paintings were miniatures and watercolors.

Peter Hastings Falk, Editor, Who Was Who in American Art

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About  J.A. (Jane Anthony) Davis

Born:  1821 - Warwick, Rhode Island
Died:   1855 - Providence, Rhode Island
Known for:  naive portrait painting