Marvin Sadik Examines Martha Washington Portrait

ID: 80-8759-24 or 80-8759.24

Creator: Unknown

Form/Genre: Photographic print

Date: 1980

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 549, Box 2, Folder: George & Martha Washington Portraits arriving at NPG 1980

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Summary

Director Marvin Sadik of the National Portrait Gallery holds up the portrait of Martha Washington by Gilbert Stuart upon its arrival at the Gallery in 1980.

Subject

  • Sadik, Marvin S
  • Washington, Martha 1731-1802
  • Stuart, Gilbert 1755-1828
  • National Portrait Gallery (U.S.)

Category

Historic Images of the Smithsonian

Notes

See 80-8759-3, for an image of Sadik examining the portraits of George Washington.

Contained within

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 549, Box 2, Folder: George & Martha Washington Portraits arriving at NPG 1980

Contact information

Institutional History Division, Smithsonian Institution Archives, 600 Maryland Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20024-2520, SIHistory@si.edu

Date

1980

Restrictions & Rights

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Topic

  • Art
  • Art museums
  • Portraits
  • Museums
  • Artists
  • Presidents
  • Museum directors
  • Painting
  • Art--American
  • Art objects
  • Art museum directors
  • Presidents' spouses

Form/Genre

  • Photographic print
  • Interior

ID Number

80-8759-24 or 80-8759.24

Physical description

Color: Black and White; Size: 10w x 8h; Type of Image: Interior; Medium: Photographic print

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