Mrs. William Watts Sherman (ca.1865-1947)
Watercolor on ivory
Overall: 3 5/8 x 3 in. ( 9.2 x 7.6 cm )
signed: at left:"Weidner"
Sophia Augusta Brown was the only daughter of John Carter Brown (1797-1874) and Sophia Augusta (Brown) Brown of Providence, R.I. She was a great-granddaughter of Nicholas Brown, founder of Brown University. She became the second wife of William Watts Sherman (1842-1912), a New York banker, on October 7, 1885.
Gift of the Estate of Peter Marié
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