Lucretia Morse (1843-1916?)

Lucretia Morse (1843-1916?)
Title
Lucretia Morse (1843-1916?)
Date 
ca. 1850
Medium 
Watercolor on ivory
Dimensions 
Overall: 1 5/8 x 1 1/4 in. ( 4.1 x 3.2 cm )
Credit Line 
Gift of Miss Edna Morse
Object Number 
1954.52
Gallery Label 
The subject was the only daughter of Sidney Edwards Morse (1794-1871) and Catherine (Livingston) Morse of New York. She was the granddaughter of Jedidiah Morse and the niece of Samuel F. B. Morse. She married Charles Herrick, son of Jonathan and Elizabeth Herrick, on October 2, 1862. Once divorced, she used the name Morse, as did her daughter Edna, donor of this miniature.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group