Lina de Trobriand Post (1867-1951)

Lina de Trobriand Post (1867-1951)
Title
Lina de Trobriand Post (1867-1951)
Date 
1890
Medium 
Watercolor on ivory
Dimensions 
Overall: 3 x 2 1/2 in. ( 7.6 x 6.4 cm )
Credit Line 
Gift of the Estate of Peter Marié
Object Number 
1905.259
Marks 
signed and dated at lower left:"Paillet/1890" inscribed on backing paper: "Miss Lina Post / Paillet / 23 Rue Clauzel / Paris"
Gallery Label 
The subject was born in New York, the daughter of Albert Kintzing and Maria de Trobriand Post. In 1891 she was married to Hamilton Fish Webster (d. 1939), grandson of Hamilton Fish, and in 1901 they established their home in Newport, Rhode Island. Mrs. Webster was active in Democratic party politics and was president of the Newport Garden Club.
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Creative: Tronvig Group