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Mrs. Clement Clarke Moore (1856-1919)

Object Number: 
1905.166
Date: 
1890
Medium: 
Watercolor on ivory
Dimensions: 
Overall: 2 1/8 x 1 3/4 in. ( 5.4 x 4.4 cm )
Marks: 
signed and dated: "Paillet/1890"
Gallery Label: 
Laura Martha Williams married Major Clement Clarke Moore (1843-1910), the namesake and grandson of the author of "A Visit from St. Nicholas," on July 28, 1879.
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Estate of Peter Marié
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group