HAVEMEYER, Carlotta (Later Mrs Anson Bigelow) (1915)

Bust length right profile. Oil on canvas, 22” x 16”. Signed.

Private Collection, Pittsboro, NC, USA.

H. O. Havemeyer (died 1965); the sitter; by descent.

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Carlotta Havemeyer was born in New York on 13 December 1901, the eldest child and daughter of H.O. Havemeyer Sr (1876-1965) and Charlotte Adelaide Green Whiting Havemeyer (1880-1962). She married Anson Alexander Bigelow (1897-1958) and was killed when run down by a car in Tuxedo Park on 12 February 1952. Muller-Ury painted more portraits of Carlotta Havemeyer than any other member of the family.

Painted around 1915.