Physical Details: Photographic print : 1 item : silver gelatin ; 32 x 26.
Creator: Charlotte Fairchild (1876-1927), photographer
Description: Signed by photographer in lower right corner.
Note on verso (handwritten): 1921-2, Washington Heights war mem.
Shows Whitney wearing a smock and holding sculpting tools in one hand, the other resting on the head of one of the soldiers in her sculpture.
Any citation of this collection must include the following title designated by the donor: Whitney Museum of American Art, Gertrude Vanderbilt Whitney papers. Gift of Flora Miller Irving.
Rights Statement: U.S. public domain
Citation: Gertrude Vanderbilt Whitney with her sculpture for the Washington Heights World War I memorial, 1921 or 1922 / Charlotte Fairchild, photographer. Gertrude Vanderbilt Whitney papers, 1851-1975, bulk, 1888-1942. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Digital ID: 14266
- Artists at or with their work
- War memorials
- Whitney, Gertrude Vanderbilt
- World War, 1914-1918