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Gertrude Vanderbilt Whitney sketchbook/diary, 1912

Whitney, Gertrude Vanderbilt, 1875-1942


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Title: Gertrude Vanderbilt Whitney sketchbook/diary

Date: 1912

Physical Details: Sketchbook : 177 p. : various media ; 13 x 09 cm.

Description: Sketchbook contains study sketches for Whitney's Titanic memorial sculpture, as well as handwritten statements of affirmation about her health and psychological well being.

Blank pages were omitted from scanning.

Any citation of this item must include the following title: Whitney Museum of American Art, Gertrude Vanderbilt Whitney papers. Gift of Flora Miller Irving.

Creator: Whitney, Gertrude Vanderbilt, 1875-1942

Forms part of: Gertrude Vanderbilt Whitney papers, 1851-1975, bulk 1888-1942

Rights Statement: U.S. public domain

Citation Information: Gertrude Vanderbilt Whitney. Gertrude Vanderbilt Whitney sketchbook/diary, 1912. Gertrude Vanderbilt Whitney papers, 1851-1975. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.

Digital ID: 13720