Professor J.B. Whittaker

  • Alexandrina Robertson Harris, Professor J.B. Whittaker, ca. 1920, watercolor on ivory, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the American Society of Miniature Painters, 1965.30.3

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J. B. Whittaker (sometimes spelled Whitaker) was one of Alexandrina Robertson Harris’s professors at Adelphi College, now Adelphi University, in New York. Conservation of this miniature was made possible through a generous grant provided by the Smithsonian Women’s Committee.

Title
Professor J.B. Whittaker
Artist
Date
ca. 1920
On View
Not on view.
Dimensions
sight 4 1/2 x 3 3/8 in. (11.4 x 8.6 cm) rectangle
Credit Line

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Gift of the American Society of Miniature Painters

Mediums
Mediums Description
watercolor on ivory
Classifications
Keywords
  • Figure male – elderly
  • Occupation – education – teacher
  • Portrait male – Whittaker, J. B. – bust
Object Number
1965.30.3
Palette
Linked Open Data
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