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Lina de Trobriand Post (1867-1951)

Classification: 
Date: 
1890
Medium: 
Watercolor on ivory
Dimensions: 
Overall: 3 x 2 1/2 in. ( 7.6 x 6.4 cm )
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Estate of Peter Marié
Object Number: 
1905.259
Marks: 
signed and dated at lower left:"Paillet/1890" inscribed on backing paper: "Miss Lina Post / Paillet / 23 Rue Clauzel / Paris"
Gallery Label: 
The subject was born in New York, the daughter of Albert Kintzing and Maria de Trobriand Post. In 1891 she was married to Hamilton Fish Webster (d. 1939), grandson of Hamilton Fish, and in 1901 they established their home in Newport, Rhode Island. Mrs. Webster was active in Democratic party politics and was president of the Newport Garden Club.
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1890
eMuseum Object ID: 
42081
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Mrs. Edwin Main Post (1873-1960)

Classification: 
Date: 
1901
Medium: 
Watercolor on ivory; silver gilt
Dimensions: 
Overall: 3 3/8 x 2 1/2 in. ( 8.6 x 6.4 cm )
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Estate of Peter Marié
Object Number: 
1905.198
Marks: 
signed at lower right:"Weidner" engraved on back of case: "Mrs. Edwin Main Post/nee Emily Bruce Price" scratched on inside of case: "9-21-01" and "1453" inscribed on the cardboard backing: "Carl & Fredrika Weidner Pinxts [sic]/N.Y. 1901 Mrs. Edwin Mai
Gallery Label: 
Emily Price met her future husband, Edwin Main Post, at a ball held at a posh Fifth Avenue mansion. Their disastrous marriage ended in divorce after Mr. Post's philandering with chorus girls and aspiring actresses became a public scandal. The resourceful Emily Post went on to achieve lasting fame as a public arbiter of etiquette, publishing her first book on the subject in 1922. The Emily Post Institute continues to provide guidance on etiquette and civility in print and online.
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1901
eMuseum Object ID: 
42080
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Miss Daisy Post (1876-1969)

Classification: 
Date: 
1896
Medium: 
Watercolor on ivory
Dimensions: 
Overall: 3 1/4 x 2 1/2 in. ( 8.3 x 6.4 cm )
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Estate of Peter Marié
Object Number: 
1905.197
Marks: 
inscription: on paper backing: "Carl and Fredrika Weidner Pinxt/N.Y. 1896 No. 237/Miss Daisy Post/N.Y." signed: lower right:"Weidner"
Gallery Label: 
This miniature is identified only as Miss Daisy Post, the nickname by which Margaret Louise Post, the daughter of William and Rosalie D. (Anthony) Post, was known to her friends and relatives throughout her life. In 1900 she was married to James H. Van Alen, onetime U.S. ambassador to Italy. The Van Alens made their home in New York and Newport. Mr. Van Alen died in 1927 and in 1948 Mrs. Van Alen married Louis S. Bruguière, an art connoisseur of San Francisco and Newport.
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1896
eMuseum Object ID: 
42079
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Mrs. Levi Parsons Morton (1846-1918)

Classification: 
Date: 
ca. 1895
Medium: 
Watercolor on ivory
Dimensions: 
Overall: 3 1/4 x 2 1/2 in. ( 8.3 x 6.4 cm )
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Estate of Peter Marié
Object Number: 
1905.173
Marks: 
signed: at left: "Weidner"
Gallery Label: 
Anna Livingston Read Street was the only daughter of William Ingraham Street and Susan Watts (Kearney) Street of Poughkeepsie. She became the second wife of Levi Parsons Morton on February 12, 1873. Mrs. Morton was a famous hostess while her husband was U.S. minister to France, and after the death of the wife of President Benjamin Harrison, she served as official hostess of the White House.
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1895
eMuseum Object ID: 
42059
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Mrs. Adolf Ladenburg (ca. 1865-1937)

Classification: 
Date: 
1889
Medium: 
Watercolor on ivory
Dimensions: 
diameter: 2 1/4 in. ( 5.7 cm )
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Estate of Peter Marié
Object Number: 
1905.127
Marks: 
Signed and dated lower right: "PAILLET / 1889"
Gallery Label: 
Emily Stevens was the daughter of Alexander G, Stevens, a New York banker. In 1887 she married Adolf Ladenburg of the banking house of Ladenburg, Thalmann and Company. Mrs. Ladenburg was prominent socially in both New York and Newport.
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1889
eMuseum Object ID: 
42048
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Helen Van Cortlandt Morris (ca. 1885-1958)

Classification: 
Date: 
1897
Medium: 
Watercolor on ivory
Dimensions: 
Overall: 2 7/8 x 2 1/4 in. ( 7.3 x 5.7 cm )
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Estate of Peter Marié
Object Number: 
1905.171
Marks: 
inscription: on cardboard backing: "Carl & Fredrika Weidner pinxt./N.Y. 1897. no 286/Miss Helen Morris." signed: on left: "Weidner"
Gallery Label: 
The subject was a sister of Monson Morris. As children she and her brother were members of the household of Alonzo C. Monson, a former judge of the California Supreme Court and treasurer of the New York Jockey Club. In 1904 Miss Morris married Nelson Beardsley Burr, a New York lawyer and railroad executive.
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1897
eMuseum Object ID: 
41983
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Countess Moltke-Huitfeldt (1836-after 1890)

Classification: 
Date: 
1897
Medium: 
Watercolor on ivory
Dimensions: 
Overall: 2 3/8 x 1 7/8 in. ( 6 x 4.8 cm )
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Estate of Peter Marié
Object Number: 
1905.164
Marks: 
signed: at right: "Weidner" inscription: on paper backing: "Carl & Fredrika Weidner / N.Y. 1897 No.242 / Countess de Moltke-Hodfeld[sic]"
Gallery Label: 
Anna Hutton was the daughter of Benjamin Henry Hutton (ca. 1809-84), a merchant of Orange, New Jersey. She married Count Harold Theodor Karl Gregor of Moltke-Huitfeldt (1838-78), a Danish cavalry captain and military attaché at the Danish embassy in Paris, in 1860.
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1897
eMuseum Object ID: 
41977
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Mary Lawrence Perkins (1869-1939)

Classification: 
Date: 
1893
Medium: 
Watercolor on ivory
Dimensions: 
Overall: 2 5/8 x 2 1/8 in. ( 6.7 x 5.4 cm )
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Estate of Peter Marié
Object Number: 
1905.190
Marks: 
Signed upper right: "Behenna" inscription: on paper backing: "Mary L. Perkins/1893"
Gallery Label: 
The subject was the daughter of Charles Lawrence Perkins and Elizabeth (Nevins) Perkins of Summit, New Jersey. Her father was a New York merchant. She married Waldron Kintzing Post (ca. 1869-1955) at Glen Cove, Long Island, on October 27, 1894. Mrs. Post was president of the Sayville Garden Club, chairman of the South Side, Suffolk County, Chapter of the American Red Cross, and secretary of the Samaritan Home for the Aged in New York. She was the daughter-in-law of Mrs. Charles Alfred Post (1905.196) and sister-in-law of Lina de Trobriand Post (1905.259)
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1893
eMuseum Object ID: 
41959
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Miss S. Adelina Moller (ca. 1865-1939)

Classification: 
Date: 
ca. 1900
Medium: 
Watercolor on ivory
Dimensions: 
Overall: 3 1/8 x 2 5/8 in. ( 7.9 x 6.7 cm )
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Estate of Peter Marié
Object Number: 
1905.163
Marks: 
signed: "Weidner"
Gallery Label: 
The subject was the daughter of Peter Moller, Jr. (ca. 1834-1907), and Ann Eliza (Platt) Moller of New York, and the granddaughter of Peter Moller.
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1900
eMuseum Object ID: 
41947
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Edith Minturn (ca. 1869-1937)

Classification: 
Date: 
1892
Medium: 
Watercolor on ivory
Dimensions: 
Overall: 3 x 2 1/8 in. ( 7.6 x 5.4 cm )
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Estate of Peter Marié
Object Number: 
1905.239
Marks: 
signed and dated: "Paillet/1892" inscribed on backing paper: "Miss Edith Minturn. / Paillet / 23 R. Clauzel / Paris"
Gallery Label: 
The subject was the daughter of Robert Bowne Minturn, Jr., and Susanna (Shaw) Minturn. She married Isaac Newton Phelps Stokes on August 21, 1895. Mrs. Stokes served as president of the New York Kindergarten Association and was a benefactor of St. George's Church.
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1892
eMuseum Object ID: 
41942
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

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