Mrs. William Post (ca. 1844-1929)

Object Number: 
1905.199
Date: 
1895
Medium: 
Watercolor on ivory
Dimensions: 
Overall: 2 3/4 x 2 1/4 in. ( 7 x 5.7 cm )
Marks: 
inscription: on cardboard backing: "Carl & Fredrika Weidner N.Y. 1895/Mrs. Wm. Post./N.Y.C. signed: at right:"C. and F. Weidner"
Gallery Label: 
Rosalie DeWolfe (Anthony) Post was one of the leaders of New York society in the 1890s and after the turn of the century. She was the daughter of Charles L. Anthony and the sister of Louise Anthony (Mrs. Frederick W. Vanderbilt), and was active in philanthropic work. She married William Post in 1864.
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Estate of Peter Marié
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Creative: Tronvig Group