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Mrs. Francis Key Pendleton (1862-1886)

Classification: 
Date: 
1889
Medium: 
Watercolor on ivory
Dimensions: 
Overall: 2 1/4 x 1 7/8 in. ( 5.7 x 4.8 cm )
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Estate of Peter Marié
Object Number: 
1905.187
Marks: 
signed and dated: "Paillet 1889"
Gallery Label: 
Sally Marié was the daughter of Camille and Rachel (Steward) Marié and the niece of the donor. She became the first wife of Francis Key Pendleton, a grandson of Francis Scott Key, in 1885; less than a year later she died of pneumonia.
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1889
eMuseum Object ID: 
7689
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

John Woodhouse Audubon (1812-1862)

Classification: 
Date: 
ca. 1845
Medium: 
Watercolor on ivory
Dimensions: 
Overall: 2 3/4 x 2 1/4 in. ( 7 x 5.7 cm )
Description: 
This portrait was probably painted when Audubon passed through New Orleans on his trip to Texas (1845-46), when he was thirty-three years old. The Byronic collar of Audubon's shirt was still in vogue at that time.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mr. Thomas W. Streeter
Object Number: 
1957.38
Marks: 
inscriptions: signed at left: "A. Rinck"
Gallery Label: 
The younger son of the orinthologist assisted father in making the illustrations of the birds and animals of America for his publications. In 1837 he married Maria Rebecca. Audubon travelled a great deal with or for his father to Labrador, Texas, and England. Beginning in 1840 he frequently exhibited landscapes, portraits, and bird or animal paintings at the National Academy of Design, of which he was an associate member from 1848 until his death.
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1845
eMuseum Object ID: 
7622
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Mrs. Louis Eugene Marié (d. after 1921)

Classification: 
Date: 
ca. 1895
Medium: 
Watercolor on ivory
Dimensions: 
Overall: 2 3/8 x 1 7/8 in. ( 6 x 4.8 cm )
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Estate of Peter Marié
Object Number: 
1905.154
Marks: 
signed: left: "Weidner"
Gallery Label: 
Mary Lee Duvall was the wife of Louis Eugène Marié, who was active as an architect in Philadelphia from at least 1889 to 1897.
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1895
eMuseum Object ID: 
7549
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Unidentified man

Classification: 
Medium: 
Watercolor on porcelain
Credit Line: 
Gift of Thomas Jefferson Bryan
Object Number: 
1867.431
Marks: 
inscriptions: Signed: "L. B. Parant"
Provenance: 
The Thomas Jefferson Bryan Collection
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
0
eMuseum Object ID: 
7487
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Edith Knowlton (1874-1932)

Classification: 
Date: 
ca.1900
Medium: 
Watercolor on ivory
Dimensions: 
Overall: 3 x 2 3/8 in. ( 7.6 x 6 cm )
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Estate of Peter Marié
Object Number: 
1905.126
Marks: 
signed: "Behenna"
Gallery Label: 
The subject was the daughter of Danford Henry Knowlton, a businessman and stockbroker of New York. Her mother was Mary B. (Johnes) Knowlton. She married Allan Appleton Robbins on June 6, 1901. Her husband was a prominent engineer who participated in the construction of the New York subway system.
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1900
eMuseum Object ID: 
7416
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Mrs. Jean Lazare Vaché (1769-1835)

Classification: 
Date: 
ca.1805-10
Medium: 
Watercolor on ivory
Dimensions: 
diameter: 2 5/8 in. ( 6.7 cm )
Description: 
Credit Line: 
Gift of Isabella Vaché Cox
Object Number: 
1911.29
Gallery Label: 
Marie Anne Thoret was born in Quebec, Canada. She lived most of her life in New York, but in 1827 moved with her husband to Newark, New Jersey, where she died eight years later. This miniature, which was originally used to decorate the cover of a tortoiseshell snuffbox, was a gift to the Society from her great-granddaughter.
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1805
eMuseum Object ID: 
7408
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Greene Carrier Bronson (1789-1863)

Classification: 
Date: 
ca. 1825
Medium: 
Watercolor on ivory
Dimensions: 
Overall: 2 3/4 x 2 1/4 in. ( 7 x 5.7 cm )
Credit Line: 
Purchase, The Louis Durr Fund
Object Number: 
1929.8
Gallery Label: 
A native of Connecticut, Bronson practiced law in Utica, New York, becoming surrogate judge of Oneida County and later, in 1829, attorney general of New York State. From 1836 until 1844 he served as a judge of the New York Supreme Court, and was appointed chief justice in 1845. He was named judge of the court of appeals of New York City in 1847, and collector of the Port of New York in 1853. In 1855 he ran unsuccessfully for governor.
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1825
eMuseum Object ID: 
7286
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Mrs. Campbell Steward (1861-1951)

Classification: 
Date: 
1890
Medium: 
Watercolor on ivory
Dimensions: 
Overall: 2 1/2 x 2 in. ( 6.4 x 5.1 cm )
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Estate of Peter Marié
Object Number: 
1905.236
Marks: 
signed and dated: at right:"Paillet/1890"
Gallery Label: 
Margaret Atherton Beeckman, the third daughter of Gilbert Livingston Beeckman and Margaret Atherton (Foster) Beeckman, was born in New York City. She married Campbell Steward (ca. 1852-1936), a New York stockbroker, on January 28, 1885.
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1890
eMuseum Object ID: 
7190
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Monsieur Duchatel

Classification: 
Medium: 
Watercolor on porcelain
Dimensions: 
Overall: 6 x 5 in. ( 15.2 x 12.7 cm )
Credit Line: 
Gift of Thomas Jefferson Bryan
Object Number: 
1867.432
Provenance: 
The Thomas Jefferson Bryan Collection
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
0
eMuseum Object ID: 
6711
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Mrs. William Goddard (1844-1921)

Classification: 
Date: 
1891
Medium: 
Watercolor on ivory
Dimensions: 
Overall: 2 1/8 x 1 7/8 in. ( 5.4 x 4.8 cm )
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Estate of Peter Marié
Object Number: 
1905.88
Gallery Label: 
Mary Edith Jenks was the daughter of Thomas Allen Jenks of Providence, R.I. In 1867 she became the wife of Col. William W. Goddard, who distinguished himself in the Civil War and in 1888 was appointed chancellor of Brown University.
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1891
eMuseum Object ID: 
6664
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

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