Opening of Memorial Exhibition for Charles Sheeler

ID: 67402-22

Creator: Unknown

Form/Genre: Photographic print

Date: 1969

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives Record Unit 320 Box 13 Folder 7

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Summary

Dr. David Scott, Director of the National Collection of Fine Arts (NCFA), now the Smithsonian American Art Museum (SAAM), center and Mrs. Scott talk with Mrs. Charles Sheeler, seated, at the opening of a memorial exhibition of the works of Charles Sheeler at the NCFA on October 9, 1969. In this photograph Mrs. Scott and Mrs. Sheeler are toasting champagne glasses.

Author

Unknown

Subject

  • Sheeler, Charles 1883-1965
  • Sheeler, Mrs. Charles
  • Scott, David W. 1916-
  • Smithsonian Gallery of Art
  • National Collection of Fine Arts
  • National Museum of American Art (U.S.)
  • Smithsonian American Art Museum

Category

Historic Images of the Smithsonian

Notes

This file contains 10 other pictures of the event.

Contained within

Smithsonian Institution Archives Record Unit 320 Box 13 Folder 7

Contact information

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

Date

1969

Restrictions & Rights

No restrictions

Topic

  • Art
  • Openings
  • Art museums
  • Exhibitions
  • Art museum directors
  • Art--Exhibitions

Form/Genre

  • Photographic print
  • Group, candid

ID Number

67402-22

Physical description

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

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