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The Corresponence of James McNeil Whistler

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Ariana Wormeley Randolph Curtis Curtis, 1835-??

Nationality: English
Date of Birth: 1835.10.14
Place of Birth: Suffolk
Date of Death:
Place of Death:

Identity:

Ariana Wormeley Curtis, née Randolph, was the wife of Daniel Sargent Curtis (1825-1908), owner of the Palazzo Barbaro, Venice. Their son Ralph Warmely Curtis (1854- 1922) was an artist and friend of John Singer Sargent.

Life:

The Curtises knew Whistler in Venice 1879-1880. She is referred to in JW's correspondence about 1893.

Bibliography:

'Ralph Wormeley Curtis' in http://www.askart.com (accessed 2005).