Mrs. Jean Baptiste Marié (ca.1795-after 1844)

Object Number: 
ca. 1816
Watercolor on ivory
Overall: 2 1/2 x 2 1/8 in. ( 6.4 x 5.4 cm )
signed: "Collas"
Gallery Label: 
Léontine Arnaud, the mother of Peter Marié, was the youngest daughter of General Joseph Louis Arnaud, a planter of Santo Domingo, and Mary (Nicholson) Arnaud. After her father's assassination during a native uprising, her mother brought the subject and her two sisters to New York. She married Jean Baptiste Marié in 1811.
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Estate of Peter Marié
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Creative: Tronvig Group