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Mrs. George William Merritt (ca. 1856-1920)

Object Number: 
1905.159
Date: 
ca. 1900
Medium: 
Watercolor on ivory
Dimensions: 
Overall: 2 7/8 x 2 1/4 in. ( 7.3 x 5.7 cm )
Marks: 
signed: at right:"Weidner"
Gallery Label: 
Augusta Temple Schack was the daughter of Otto Wilhelm Christian Schack (1818-75), a native of Denmark, and Elizabeth Innes (McCarty) Schack of New York. She married George William Merritt (1856-1907) at Grace Church on October 26, 1881. She married her second husband, William Dalliba Dutton, at Trinity Chapel on June 1, 1911.
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Estate of Peter Marié
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group