Mrs. Edward B. Boies (1889-?)
Watercolor on ivory
Overall: 2 1/2 x 1 7/8 in. ( 6.4 x 4.8 cm )
Signed: at right: "E. D. Pattee"
Helen Chapell was the daughter of Henry Whitehill and Mary (Rand) Chappell. She married Edward B. Boies, a New York lawyer, in 1914. Boies died in 1947, and she married Colonel Stedman Shumway Hanks, the donor, in 1952.
Gift of Colonel Stedman Shumway Hanks
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