PORTRAIT OF A LADY IN A LACE BONNET WITH BLUE RIBBONS, CIRCA 1836
oil on canvas, inscribed on verso Jonas W. Holman, 25 Vine Street, Boston 28½ x 23 in.
Active circa 1833-1860 in Boston as a portrait painter, Holman subsequently appears to have been a clergyman and a physician. Period sources reveal that in 1856, a J.W. Holman exhibited at the American Institute in New York City.