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Catalog Number PAP.Green.1961.012
Title Charlotte 1902
Artist Helleu, Paul César, 1859-1927
Date 1902
Description Portrait of Miss Charlotte Warren (later name: Charlotte Greenough) on a ship's deck; bust; profile view; she is leaning against something and looking to her right; she is wearing a thick coat and a hat with her pinned up (most likely the same clothes as in PAP.Green.1961.007)
Object Name Print
Material Ink; Medium Weight Paper
Technique Etching/ Dry Point Etching
Dimensions H-37.5 W-25.2 cm
Credit line Gift of Beatrice Greenough
Provenance 1961, December 15 - Gift of Beatrice Greenough

The Greenough Estate Collection, including 25 cartons of books and over thirty prints and drawings, was given to the Redwood Library on December 15, 1961 by Beatrice Goelet Greenough (1908-1984) soon after the death of her only child, Gabrielle Ladd (1936-1960). Beatrice was the daughter of William Greenough (1874-1949) and Charlotte Warren (1885-1954) who collected most of the artwork herself. Charlotte was assisted by her father, Whitney Warren, who had donated a scrapbook of his architectural drawings to the Redwood Library.

Beatrice Greenough of Prescott Farm, a Portsmouth, RI resident for many years, died 24 April,1984. She left an uncle, Whitney Warren of San Francisco and two cousins, Michael Lloyd Reeves of Newport and Reginald Reeves of Shrewsbury, Massachusetts.
Signed Name Helleu [not his signature]
Signed Name Location Lower Left
Inscriptions and Marks lower right, in pen: Charlotte. 1902- [writing is French in nature. (Odile Veltz, Conservateur adjoint musée Maurice Rollinat, France, 1996)]
lower right, in pencil: Charlotte Warren. || Mrs. William Greenough || 3
lower left, in pencil: Helleu
Collection Works on Paper - Greenough Collection
People Greenough, Beatrice, 1908-1984
Helleu, Paul César, 1859-1927
Greenough, Charlotte Augusta, 1885-1957
Notes [not his signature type (Odile Veltz, Conservateur adjoint musée Maurice Rollinat, France, 1996)]