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Susan Whittier (1874-1934)

Object Number: 
1905.269
Date: 
1892
Medium: 
Watercolor on ivory
Dimensions: 
Overall: 2 1/2 x 2 in. ( 6.4 x 5.1 cm )
Marks: 
signed and dated: at right:"Paillet/1892"
Gallery Label: 
This miniature may represent Susan Tucker Whittier, the daughter of Charles Albert Whittier (1840-1908) of Boston and Elizabeth (Chadwick) Whittier (1846-1906). This Susan Whittier married Prince Serge Belosselsky-Belozersky, a Russian army officer and nobleman who fled Russia in 1917, losing his vast fortune and estate during the revolution.
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Estate of Peter Marié
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group