Mrs. Albert Thieriot (ca. 1860-?)
Watercolor on ivory
Overall: 3 1/4 x 2 5/8 in. ( 8.3 x 6.7 cm )
signed: at left:"Weidner" inscription: on cardboard backing: "Carl & Fredrika Weidner, Pinxts/N.Y. 1899 No. 302/Mrs. Albert Theirot/nee Nellie Little."
Nellie M. Little was the wife of Albert Thieriot, a co-executor of the estate of Rosa Delmonico, proprietor from 1901 to 1904 of the famous New York restaurant, Delmonico's, which Rosa inherited from her nephew Charles Delmonico. Her husband was a nephew of the donor.
Gift of the Estate of Peter Marié
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