Edith Malvina Keteltas Wetmore (1870-1966)

Edith Malvina Keteltas Wetmore (1870-1966)
Title
Edith Malvina Keteltas Wetmore (1870-1966)
Date 
1894
Medium 
Watercolor on ivory
Dimensions 
Overall: 3 in. ( 7.6 cm )
Credit Line 
Gift of the Estate of Peter Marié
Object Number 
1905.265
Marks 
signed and dated: "Paillet/1894"
Gallery Label 
Miss Wetmore was the daughter of George Peabody Wetmore, governor of Rhode Island and U.S. senator, and Edith Malvina (Keteltas) Wetmore. She lived on the family estate in Newport called Chateau-sur-Mer, and willed the property to the Society for the Preservation of New England Antiquities. She was a benefactor of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, Yale University, the New York Public Library, and several Newport organizations.
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Creative: Tronvig Group