Mary Pearsall Field (ca. 1875-1942)

Mary Pearsall Field (ca. 1875-1942)
Mary Pearsall Field (ca. 1875-1942)
ca. 1900
Watercolor on ivory
Overall: 3 3/8 x 2 1/2 in. ( 8.6 x 6.4 cm )
Credit Line 
Gift of the Estate of Peter Marié
Object Number 
signed: "Behenna"
Gallery Label 
The subject was the daughter of Moses Augustus Field and Frances Field and granddaughter of Moses and Mary Pearsall (Bradhurst) Field. Her father was a wholesale druggist and a prominent New York businessman. She was born in New York and was the great-granddaughter of Samuel Osgood, first postmaster general of the United States. She was married to Henry Wilmerding Payne (d. 1926) in 1901.
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Creative: Tronvig Group