Betsey Woods as "Millie Finch"

ID: 97-9590

Creator: Tsantes, John

Form/Genre: Photographic print

Date: 1984

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives Record Unit 371 Box 4 Folder February 1985

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Summary

Betsey Woods, Freer Gallery of Art assistant sales manager, as Whistler's Millie Finch at a holiday party, December 1984, after Whistler's 150th Birthday exhibition at the Freer. The watercolor, painted in the early 1880's, which she is emulating, was part of the exhibition "James McNeill Whistler at the Freer Gallery of Art," which ran from May 11 to December 1, 1984.

Subject

  • Woods, Elizabeth "Betsey"
  • Whistler, James McNeill 1834-1903
  • Freer Gallery of Art
  • Office of Information Resource Management Communication Management Division

Category

Historic Images of the Smithsonian

Notes

Featured in TORCH, February 1985.

Contained within

Smithsonian Institution Archives Record Unit 371 Box 4 Folder February 1985

Contact information

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

Date

1984

Restrictions & Rights

No restrictions

Topic

  • Women
  • Smithsonian Institution
  • Personnel management
  • Employees
  • Smithsonian Institution--Employees

Form/Genre

  • Photographic print
  • Person, candid

ID Number

97-9590

Physical description

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

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