David & Donna Kmetz, American Paintings
508 476 2214
William Sherman Potts (1876 - 1930)
oil on board, approx. 12" x 14", signed lower left
Born in Millburn, New Jersey, Potts studied at the Pennsylvania Academy and in Paris. He later lived in Noank, Connecticut. He was president of the Mystic Society of Artists, a member of the Connecticut Academy of Fine Arts, and a founder of the American Artists Professional League. He also exhibited at the PAFA, Salons of America, and the Art Institute of Chicago.