|Title||Lady Standing by the Window|
|Artist||Helleu, Paul César, 1859-1927|
|Description||Portrait of a young woman standing by a window; full length view; she is turned to her right in profile, but her eyes gaze at the viewer; her left hand holds the bottom of a shade, while her right hand holds the string; an ornate chair is in the left foreground|
|Material||Ink; Medium Weight Paper|
|Technique||Etching/ Dry Point Etching|
|Dimensions||H-59.4 W-34.3 cm|
|Credit line||Gift of Beatrice Greenough|
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.
|Inscription Location||Upper Left|
|Inscriptions and Marks||#19|
|Collection||Works on Paper - Greenough Collection|
Greenough, Beatrice, 1908-1984
Helleu, Paul César, 1859-1927