Robert Bolling III (d. ca. 1776)

Artist: John Durand
Date: 1770-1776

Robert Bolling III was the son of Robert Bolling II (1682-1749) and Anne Cocke Bolling. He married Mary Tabb Bolling. He settled in Petersburg at a home called Bollingbrook.

Dimensions: 34 7/8 x 27 1/2 in. (88.58 x 69.85 cm.)

The portrait shows a man wearing a dark jacket and lighter colored waistcoat. HIs right hand is in his waistcoat. He is turned three-quarters to his right.

See: MESDA Database, S-11084

Family: Bolling
Location: Petersburg
Decade: 1770s
Credits: Private collection, MESDA Object Database, record S-11084, Museum of Early Southern Decorative Arts (MESDA), Winston-Salem, NC.