Eleanor Jay (1882-1953)
Watercolor on ivory
Overall: 3 1/2 x 2 1/2 in. ( 8.9 x 6.4 cm )
signed and dated: AA/'02 engraved: on back of case: "Miss Eleanor Jay"
The subject, great-great-granddaughter of Chief Justice John Jay, was the daughter of William and Lucie (Oelrichs) Jay. She married Arthur Iselin, a New York textile merchant, in 1904.
Gift of the Estate of Peter Marié
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