Lydia Latrobe Loring (1881-1948)

Lydia Latrobe Loring (1881-1948)
Title
Lydia Latrobe Loring (1881-1948)
Date 
1900
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 
1905.139
Marks 
inscribed: on cardboard backing: "Carl & Fredrika Weidner/N.Y. 1900. No. 333/Miss Lydia Peabody Loring" signed: on left: "C. and F. Weidner"
Gallery Label 
The name Peabody in the cardboard inscription implies that the subject was related to that family, either through her mother in Baltimore or her father in Boston. In both cities the name was a prominent one and it may well have been part of her full name.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group