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Mrs. Henry Walter Livingston (1839-1923)

Classification: 
Date: 
1892
Medium: 
Watercolor on ivory
Dimensions: 
diameter: 2 in. ( 5.1 cm )
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Estate of Peter Marié
Object Number: 
1905.137
Marks: 
signed and dated: at left: "Paillet/1892"
Gallery Label: 
Mary S. McRa was the daughter of Powell McRa of Charleston, South Carolina; her mother was Julia (May) McRa of Baltimore. She married her first husband, Robert R. Livingston (d. 1877), in 1865. In 1882 she married her late husband's older brother, Henry Walter Livingston (d. 1888). From 1900 until her death she lived with her daughter Jacqueline in Paris.
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1892
eMuseum Object ID: 
41339
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Mrs. Archibald Hopkins and Mrs. Jacob W. Miller

Classification: 
Date: 
1892
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: 
1905.109
Marks: 
signed and dated: "Paillet/1892"
Gallery Label: 
Charlotte Everett Wise (1851-1935) and Katherine Wise were the daughters of Captain Henry Augustus Wise, U.S. Navy (d. 1869), of Washington. Katherine married Jacob W. Miller (1847-1918), a graduate of the U.S. Naval Academy who attained the rank of commodore before his retirement; Charlotte married Archibald Hopkins (b. 1842), a lawyer who served as clerk of the U.S. Court of Claims in Washington from 1873 to 1914.
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1892
eMuseum Object ID: 
41324
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Mary Ulshoeffer Hoffman (1868-1951)

Classification: 
Date: 
1898
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: 
1905.107
Marks: 
Signed: Weidner
Gallery Label: 
The subject was the daughter of William Bayard Hoffman and Mary Gracie (Ulshoeffer) Hoffman.
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1898
eMuseum Object ID: 
41276
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Mrs. Henry J. Hoffman (ca. 1845-1890)

Classification: 
Date: 
1890
Medium: 
Watercolor on ivory
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 5/8 x 1 7/8 in. ( 4.1 x 4.7 cm )
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Estate of Peter Marié
Object Number: 
1905.106
Marks: 
signed and dated: Paillet 1890
Gallery Label: 
Bertha Whelen was the daughter of Edward S. Whelen of Philadelphia. She married Henry J. Hoffman (ca. 1843-1933) of New York.
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1890
eMuseum Object ID: 
41230
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Mrs. Antonio F. de Navarro (1859-1940)

Classification: 
Date: 
ca. 1890
Medium: 
Watercolor on ivory
Dimensions: 
Overall: 2 3/8 x 2 3/8 in. ( 6 x 6 cm )
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Estate of Peter Marié
Object Number: 
1905.177
Marks: 
label: on back: "Miss Mary Anderson (Mrs. de Navarro)" label: on back: "Mrs. Ant. Fdo de Navarro/(Mary Anderson)"
Gallery Label: 
Mary Anderson, a native of Sacramento, California, first appeared on the New York stage two years after her 1875 debut in "Romeo and Juliet." She was later hailed as a Shakespearean actress in England and Europe as well as in America. She married Antonio F. de Navarro (d. 1932) in England on June 17, 1890, and soon thereafter abandoned the stage.
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1890
eMuseum Object ID: 
41218
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Marquise de Mores (1862-1921)

Classification: 
Date: 
1889
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: 
1905.167
Marks: 
signed and dated: "Paillet 1889"
Gallery Label: 
Medorah von Hoffmann was the daughter of Louis A. von Hoffmann, a banker of New York and a founder of the Knickerbocker Club. After their marriage in 1883 the Marquis de Mores and his wife spent several years in the Dakota territory where the marquis was imprisoned for killing a cowboy. After his release the couple went to France where the marquis established a reputation as a duelist; he was killed by his escort while crossing the Sahara to assist an Arab chieftain.
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1889
eMuseum Object ID: 
41217
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Mrs. Charles de Kay (1866-1949)

Classification: 
Date: 
1891
Medium: 
Watercolor on ivory
Dimensions: 
Overall: 2 1/2 x 3 1/8 in. ( 6.4 x 7.9 cm )
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Estate of Peter Marié
Object Number: 
1905.57
Marks: 
signature and date: "Paillet / 1891"
Gallery Label: 
Lucy Edwalyn Coffey was the daughter of Major Edward Lees Coffey of the British army and Lucy Edwalyn (Haxall) Coffey of Virginia. She was the wife of noted art critic Charles de Kay and an actress of "modest ability." The child pictured with Mrs. de Kay in this portrait is probably the youngest of the eight children.
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1891
eMuseum Object ID: 
41215
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Baroness de Charette (b. 1847)

Classification: 
Date: 
ca. 1890-1900
Medium: 
Watercolor on ivory
Dimensions: 
Overall: 3 x 2 3/8 in. ( 7.6 x 6 cm )
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Estate of Peter Marié
Object Number: 
1905.41
Marks: 
signed: at left: "Behenna"
Gallery Label: 
Antoinette Polk was born in Nashville, Tennessee, the daughter of Colonel Andrew J. Polk of the Confederate Army and Rebecca (Van Leer) Polk who resided at Ashwood Hall. She married Baron Athanase de Charette de la Contrie (1832-1911) in Paris in 1877 and resided in France after her marriage.
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1900
eMuseum Object ID: 
41179
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Mrs. Oliver Harriman, Jr. (1873-1950)

Classification: 
Date: 
ca. 1900
Medium: 
Watercolor on ivory
Dimensions: 
Overall: 3 3/8 x 2 5/8 in. ( 8.6 x 6.7 cm )
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Estate of Peter Marié
Object Number: 
1905.96
Marks: 
inscribed: on card backing: "Mrs. Oliver Harriman, Jr. /(Miss Grace Carley)/by/Meave T. Gedney" signed: left: "Meave T. Gedney"
Gallery Label: 
Grace Carley of Louisville, Kentucky, was married to Oliver Harriman on January 28, 1891. While her husband ran a successful business as a stockbroker, Mrs. Harriman took an active interest in charity lotteries and served as president of the National Conference on Legalizing Lotteries. She was also president at one time of the Camp Fire Girls, and was a member of the Southern Women's Democratic Club.
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1900
eMuseum Object ID: 
41147
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Mrs. H. Van Rensselaer Kennedy (ca. 1866-1962)

Classification: 
Date: 
1890
Medium: 
Watercolor on ivory
Dimensions: 
Overall: 3 1/8 x 2 in. ( 7.9 x 5.1 cm )
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Estate of Peter Marié
Object Number: 
1905.125
Marks: 
signed and dated: at the left: "Paillet/1890"
Gallery Label: 
Marian Robbins was the daughter of George A. Robbins of New York. She married H. V. R. Kennedy (d. 1912), a broker and director of several corporations, in 1886.
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1890
eMuseum Object ID: 
41117
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

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