Mrs. George Grenville Merrill (ca. 1875-?)

Object Number: 
1905.158
Date: 
ca.1897
Medium: 
Watercolor on ivory
Dimensions: 
Overall: 2 3/4 x 2 1/4 in. ( 7 x 5.7 cm )
Marks: 
engraved: on back of case: Mrs. G. Grenville Merrill /nee Pauline Dresser" signed: on left: "Weidner"
Gallery Label: 
Pauline Georgine Warren Dresser was the daughter of Colonel George Warren Dresser of the U.S. Army and Susan Fish (LeRoy) Dresser. She married George Grenville Merrill (1866-1938) at Trinity Church, Newport, R.I., on December 1, 1897. Mr. Merrill was an Episcopal clergyman and served as rector of parishes in Tuxedo Park and Buffalo, New York, and Stockbridge, Massachusetts.
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Estate of Peter Marié
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Creative: Tronvig Group