Edith Kip (ca. 1872-after 1945)
Watercolor on ivory
Overall: 2 13/16 x 2 1/8 in. ( 7.2 x 5.4 cm )
signed and dated: at the left: "Paillet/1892"
The subject was the second daughter of Colonel Lawrence Kip and Eva (Lorillard) Kip of New York. She married Richard Stephen McCreery (1866-1938) of California at Grace Church on April 18, 1894. This marriage ended in divorce in 1904, and the subject was remarried on December 3, 1907, to the Hon. Henry Thomas Coventry (1868-1934), third son of George William, ninth Earl of Coventry, at St. James's Church, London.
Gift of the Estate of Peter Marié
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