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Mrs. John Lee Carroll

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Watercolor on ivory
Overall: 2 1/4 x 1 7/8 in. ( 5.7 x 4.8 cm )
signed: lower right: "Paillet/1892"
Gallery Label: 
Mary Carter Thompson (ca. 1845-1899), the daughter of Judge Lucas P. Thompson of Staunton, Virginia, became the second wife of John Lee Carroll (1830-1911) in 1877. A native of Maryland, Carroll served as a state senator and from 1876 to 1880 was governor of the state.
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Estate of Peter Marié
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group