Mary Pearsall Field (ca. 1875-1942)

Object Number: 
1905.80
Date: 
ca. 1900
Medium: 
Watercolor on ivory
Dimensions: 
Overall: 3 3/8 x 2 1/2 in. ( 8.6 x 6.4 cm )
Marks: 
signed: "Behenna"
Gallery Label: 
The subject was the daughter of Moses Augustus Field and Frances Field and granddaughter of Moses and Mary Pearsall (Bradhurst) Field. Her father was a wholesale druggist and a prominent New York businessman. She was born in New York and was the great-granddaughter of Samuel Osgood, first postmaster general of the United States. She was married to Henry Wilmerding Payne (d. 1926) in 1901.
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Estate of Peter Marié
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group