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Mrs. Henry Walter Livingston (1839-1923)
Date: 1892
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Medium: Watercolor on ivory
Dimensions: Framed: 2 in. (5.1 cm)
Credit Line: Gift of the Estate of Peter Marié
Object Number: 1905.137
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Marks: signed and dated: at left: "Paillet/1892"

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Mary S. McRa was the daughter of Powell McRa of Charleston, South Carolina; her mother was Julia (May) McRa of Baltimore. She married her first husband, Robert R. Livingston (d. 1877), in 1865. In 1882 she married her late husband's older brother, Henry Walter Livingston (d. 1888). From 1900 until her death she lived with her daughter Jacqueline in Paris.