Mrs. Jordan Lawrence Mott, Jr. (ca. 1859-1927)

Object Number: 
1905.174
Date: 
1892
Medium: 
Watercolor on ivory
Dimensions: 
Overall: 3 x 2 1/8 in. ( 7.6 x 5.4 cm )
Marks: 
signed and dated: "Paillet/1892"
Gallery Label: 
Katharine Jerome Purdy was married to Jordan Lawrence Mott, Jr. (ca. 1857-1932) on November 10, 1879, at St. Thomas's Church, New York. Her father was the founder of the J. L. Mott Iron Works, and his family had given its name to Mott Street, Manhattan, and to the Mott Haven section of the Bronx.
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Estate Peter Marié
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group