Susan Whittier (1874-1934)
Watercolor on ivory
Overall: 2 1/2 x 2 in. ( 6.4 x 5.1 cm )
signed and dated: at right:"Paillet/1892"
This miniature may represent Susan Tucker Whittier, the daughter of Charles Albert Whittier (1840-1908) of Boston and Elizabeth (Chadwick) Whittier (1846-1906). This Susan Whittier married Prince Serge Belosselsky-Belozersky, a Russian army officer and nobleman who fled Russia in 1917, losing his vast fortune and estate during the revolution.
Gift of the Estate of Peter Marié
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