Mrs. Robert LeRoy (ca. 1855-1913)

Object Number: 
1905.135
Date: 
1892
Medium: 
Watercolor on ivory
Dimensions: 
Overall: 2 1/4 x 1 7/8 in. ( 5.7 x 4.8 cm )
Marks: 
signed and dated: at left: Paillet/1892 Inscribed: on paper backing: Mrs. Robert LeRoy/Paillet/6 Bd de Clichy/Paris
Gallery Label: 
Amelia Lewis was the daughter of W. D. Lewis of Philadelphia. She married Captain Robert Le Roy with whom she lived in Paris. Her obituary in The New York Times reported that she was "one of the oldest members" of the American colony there.
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Estate of Peter Marié
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Creative: Tronvig Group