Mary Gansevoort Edwards (ca. 1880-after 1925)

Object Number: 
1905.71
Date: 
1902
Medium: 
Watercolor on ivory
Dimensions: 
Overall: 3 5/8 x 3 in. ( 9.2 x 7.6 cm )
Marks: 
signed: lower right: "Weidner" engraved: on case: "Miss Mary G. Edwards" inscribed: on the cardboard backing: "Carl & Fredrika Weidner-pinxts/N.Y. 1902/Miss Mary G. Edwards"
Gallery Label: 
The subject of this miniature was the daughter of Lewis and Helen Gansevoort (Magee) Edwards, who were married in 1877. The family lived in Manhattan until 1902 when they moved to Geneseo, Livingston County, New York. Miss Edwards was a member of the Colonial Dames of America.
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Estate of Peter Marié
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group