Baroness de Charette (b. 1847)

Baroness de Charette (b. 1847)
Title
Baroness de Charette (b. 1847)
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.
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Creative: Tronvig Group