Mrs. George Grenville Merrill (ca. 1875-?)
Watercolor on ivory
Overall: 2 3/4 x 2 1/4 in. ( 7 x 5.7 cm )
engraved: on back of case: Mrs. G. Grenville Merrill /nee Pauline Dresser" signed: on left: "Weidner"
Pauline Georgine Warren Dresser was the daughter of Colonel George Warren Dresser of the U.S. Army and Susan Fish (LeRoy) Dresser. She married George Grenville Merrill (1866-1938) at Trinity Church, Newport, R.I., on December 1, 1897. Mr. Merrill was an Episcopal clergyman and served as rector of parishes in Tuxedo Park and Buffalo, New York, and Stockbridge, Massachusetts.
Gift of the Estate of Peter Marié
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