Mrs. William A. Carson (Caroline Petigru)

Artist: J. O. M.

Caroline Carson was the daughter of the distinguished lawyer and Unionist James Louis Petigru and was a painter in her own right. She studied and copied old masters in Italy and travelled extensively, even to Egypt.

  • Medium: Watercolor
  • Support: Ivory
  • Dimensions: 2 1/2 X 1 7/8 Inches
  • Sitter's Dates: (1820-1892)
  • Signature: J. O. M. 1
  • Signature Location: bottom right
  • Credit: Gift of Mr. James E. Leath in memory of Clement March
  • Period: Revival
  • Accession Number: 1939.001.0003
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