The real identity of the artist is unknown. The term “Freake-Gibbs” painter is used because this work is thought to be painted by the same artist who painted portraits of members of the Freake and Gibbs families of Boston during the same period (1670-1680).

Mrs. Elizabeth Freake And Baby MaryMrs. Elizabeth Freake And Baby Mary

Portrait Of Henry GibbsHenry Gibbs

Robert GibbsRobert Gibbs

Margaret GibbsMargaret Gibbs

The Mason Children - David, Joanna And AbigailThe Mason Children: David, Joanna And Abigail