Mary Gansevoort Edwards (ca. 1880-after 1925)

Mary Gansevoort Edwards (ca. 1880-after 1925)
Title
Mary Gansevoort Edwards (ca. 1880-after 1925)
Date 
1902
Medium 
Watercolor on ivory
Dimensions 
Overall: 3 5/8 x 3 in. ( 9.2 x 7.6 cm )
Credit Line 
Gift of the Estate of Peter Marié
Object Number 
1905.71
Marks 
signed: lower right: "Weidner" engraved: on case: "Miss Mary G. Edwards" inscribed: on the cardboard backing: "Carl & Fredrika Weidner-pinxts/N.Y. 1902/Miss Mary G. Edwards"
Gallery Label 
The subject of this miniature was the daughter of Lewis and Helen Gansevoort (Magee) Edwards, who were married in 1877. The family lived in Manhattan until 1902 when they moved to Geneseo, Livingston County, New York. Miss Edwards was a member of the Colonial Dames of America.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group