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Bertha Howard Potter (ca. 1870-1933)

Object Number: 
1905.201
Date: 
1895
Medium: 
Watercolor on ivory
Dimensions: 
diameter: 2 in. ( 5.1 cm )
Marks: 
signed and dated: "Paillet/1895"
Gallery Label: 
The subject was the youngest daughter of Howard Potter (1826-97), a lawyer and banker, and Mary Louisa (Brown) Potter of New York. She married Robert Shaw Minturn (ca. 1864-1918) in Philadelphia in 1906.
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Estate of Peter Marié
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group