Gift of Rev. Fr. Charles E. Irvin, in memory of Virginia Hendrickson Irvin, 1998
Not on view
This portrait of her mother, Edith Gray Hendrickson (1869-1961), is probably the painting for which Irvin won the Levantia White Boardman Memorial Medal at the 1944 exhibition of the American Society of Miniature Painters.
Signature: [on obverse, at lower right]: VIRGINIA H IRVIN
Marking: [on verso of gold-colored metal hanger, impressed]: PAT. NO./ 19 4951
the artist, died 1992; her son, Fr. Charles E. Irvin, Jr.