Mrs. George William Merritt (ca. 1856-1920)
Watercolor on ivory
Overall: 2 7/8 x 2 1/4 in. ( 7.3 x 5.7 cm )
signed: at right:"Weidner"
Augusta Temple Schack was the daughter of Otto Wilhelm Christian Schack (1818-75), a native of Denmark, and Elizabeth Innes (McCarty) Schack of New York. She married George William Merritt (1856-1907) at Grace Church on October 26, 1881. She married her second husband, William Dalliba Dutton, at Trinity Chapel on June 1, 1911.
Gift of the Estate of Peter Marié
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