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Mrs. Lionel Sackville-West (ca. 1863-1936)

Object Number: 
1905.220
Date: 
1890
Medium: 
Watercolor on ivory
Dimensions: 
Overall: 2 1/8 x 1 3/4 in. ( 5.4 x 4.4 cm )
Marks: 
signed and dated: "Paillet/1890"
Gallery Label: 
Josephine Victoria Sackville-West was the daughter of Lionel Sackville (1827-1908), second Baron Sackville, and Josephine de Ortega, a Spanish dancer. On June 17, 1890, she was married to her cousin, Lionel Edward Sackville-West (1867-1928). Their only child, Victoria Mary ("Vita") Sackville-West (b. 1892), was married to Harold Nicolson.
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Estate of Peter Marié
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group