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Mrs. William Jay Schieffelin (1871-1948)

Object Number: 
1905.224
Date: 
1892
Medium: 
Watercolor on ivory
Dimensions: 
diameter: 2 1/4 in. ( 5.7 cm )
Marks: 
Signed and dated lower right: "PAILLET / 1892"
Gallery Label: 
Maria Louisa Shepard was the eldest daughter of Colonel Elliott Fitch Shepard and Margaret Louisa (Vanderbilt) Shepard. She married William Jay Schieffelin, a great-great-grandson of Chief Justice John Jay and of Jacob Schieffelin, on February 5, 1891.
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Estate of Peter Marié
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group