New York Listed Artist Francis Mora 1874-1940 Original Watercolor "Portrait"
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New York Listed ArtistFrancis Mora 1874-1940 Original Watercolor "Portrait of Girl" Signed Medium:
Watercolor on PaperAge:
Circa 1919Painting Size:
13" x 10"Artist: Francis Luis Mora
16" x 13"Signature:
Frame and matteSubject:
ImpressionistYou are viewing at a beautiful watercolor "Portrait of Girl" by American listed artist Francis Luis Mora. This piece was created in circa 1919 , this piece is in good condition for its age, it is watercolor on paper, comes with beautiful frame and matte, framed with original matte. It is signed on lower left.
Francis Luis Mora
F. (Francis) Luis Mora was born in Montevideo, Uruguay on July 27, 1874. His father, Domingo Mora (1840- 1911), was a Spanish architectural sculptor. His mother, Laura Gaillard, had two sisters who married into the extended Bacardi rum family of Santiago de Cuba, and Luis Mora was their nephew. His brother was Joseph Jacinto Jo Mora (1876-1947), who would become a noted California artist.
In 1880, Domingo Mora accepted a position as Director of Design for the Perth Amboy Terra Cotta Company in New Jersey. Luis Mora was raised in Perth Amboy, receiving his first art instruction from his father. ... read more