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Portrait study of Louise Lawrence and Hester Oakley Meigs Image 1

Portrait study of [mother and daughter] Louise Lawrence and Hester Oakley Meigs

Date unknown
Sanguine on brownish orange paper
Credit Line
Gift of the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts, 2015
12 3/4 x 10 in.

Description & Inscriptions

[bottom left in graphite]: Louise & Hester Meigs; [verso in graphite]: study for painting / of / Louise & / Hester Meigs
Daughter of Williams Van Duzer and Sarah Lawrence, Louise was college roommate and close friend to Oakley's sister Hester, after whom she named her daughter.


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