Romaine Madeleine Stone (ca. 1870-1943)
Watercolor on ivory
Overall: 2 3/4 x 2 1/8 in. ( 7 x 5.4 cm )
signed and dated: at left:"Paillet/1889"
The subject was the daughter of General Roy Stone and Mary M. Stone of Mendham, N.J. Her first husband, Lawrence Turnure, Jr., whom she married in London on July 15, 1890, was the son of a prominent New York banker and financier. After his death, in 1902, Mrs. Turnure moved to Paris where on July 1, 1903, she married to Lord Augustus Debonaire John Monson, ninth Baron Monson. They made their home at Burton Hall, Lincoln, England.
Gift of the Estate of Peter Marié
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