Mrs. Jordan Lawrence Mott, Jr. (ca. 1859-1927)
Watercolor on ivory
Overall: 3 x 2 1/8 in. ( 7.6 x 5.4 cm )
signed and dated: "Paillet/1892"
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.
Gift of the Estate Peter Marié
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