Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

Welcome to the Spencer Collection

untitled (portrait of Mrs. Vitale)
  • Gertrude Stanton Käsebier
    1852–1934
    born: Des Moines, Iowa, United States ; died: New York, New York, United States
  • untitled (portrait of Mrs. Vitale), late 1800s–early 1900s
  • Where object was made: United States
  • gum bichromate print
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 15.24 x 19.05 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 6 x 7 1/2 in
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • Gift of Mrs. Hermine M. Turner
  • Not on display
  • 1973.0018
Description
Label Text
Literature
Exhibitions

Monochromatic (brownish) portrait of a female figure (identified as Mrs. Vitale, a friend of the photographer) holding an open book in her proper right hand. She is looking at the viewer. She is standing in front of a piece of furniture that has two lamps on top.