Mrs. William North Duane (ca. 1875-1942)
Watercolor on ivory
Overall: 3 3/8 x 2 5/8 in. ( 8.6 x 6.7 cm )
engraved: on the back of the case: "Miss Ethel Phelps." inscription: on the cardboard backing: "Carl & Fredrika Weidner/N.Y. 1901/Miss Ethel Phelps/daughter of Chas. Phelps." signed: at left:"Weidner"
Ethel Phelps was the daughter of Charles Phelps (1844-90) and Helen Minerva Tiffany (Stowe) Phelps. Her husband was a financier, associated with the Bankers Trust Company of New York.
Gift of the Estate of Peter Marié
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