Photograph of [Mrs. W.H. Vanderbilt]
26 March 1883
Photograph from the 1883 Vanderbilt Fancy Dress Ball album, taken by Jose Maria Mora (Cuban, c. 1847-1926), possibly depicting Mrs. W. H. Vanderbilt (Maria Louisa Kissam Vanderbilt). The New York Tribune described her costume as: "…as a duchess in a dark colored court dress trimmed with rare lace and jewels."
Mat window opening: 6.5 x 11 inches (16.5 x 27.9 cm)
Bequest of Harold S. Vanderbilt
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