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Photo-librairie de France photographs of an exhibition organized by Gertrude Vanderbilt Whitney in Paris, 192-?

Creator:
Photo-librairie de France
Subject:
Whitney, Gertrude Vanderbilt
Place of publication, production, or execution:
Other
Physical Description:
4 photographic prints : silver gelatin ; 17 x 23 cm. or smaller.
Access Note / Rights:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C. Research Center. Contact Reference Services for more information.
Summary:
Photos show paintings hanging on curtained partitions in rooms with chandeliers and chairs in the center. Date based on dates of presumed activity of Photo-librairie de France, derived from search results returning photos mostly taken in the 1920s. Handwritten note on verso of one photo: Group ex. held by Whitney in Paris. Previously housed in a folder labeled "Whitney Studio Club & Museum," but based on the handwritten note on verso of one photo and location of the photographers in Paris, this is deemed to be at Whitney's studio in Paris, not the Studio Club which was located in New York.
Citation:
Photo-librairie de France photographs of an exhibition organized by Gertrude Vanderbilt Whitney in Paris, 192-?. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Provenance:
Provenance unknown.
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001
Topic:
Exhibitions
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)16160
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)366247
AAA_collcode_photlibd
Data Source:
Archives of American Art

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