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Gertrude Vanderbilt Whitney

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A Celebration of Gertrude Vanderbilt Whitney

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Whitney Stories: Fiona Donovan

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Gertrude Vanderbilt Whitney, DAR member,sculptor,WWI

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The Whitney Women and The Museum They Made

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Cornelius Vanderbilt Whitney

Gertrude Vanderbilt Whitney was an American sculptor, art patron and collector, and founder in 1931 of the Whitney Museum of American Art in New York City. She was a prominent social figure and hostess, who was born into the wealthy Vanderbilt family and married into the Whitney family.