Current Location:
GVSU -> GVSU Storage

Portrait of Edith Blodgett

Artwork
Identifier:
1999.767.1
Artist:
Artist Unknown
Credit:
GVSU Collection
Medium:
Color Photograph
Date:
circa 1999
Dimensions:
Artworks - Height: 18.75 in Width: 14.25 in
Description:
Portrait of woman in light blue suit holding glasses, sitting at desk, reading music; pile of books in lower right corner; flowers in upper left.
Historical Context:
Edith Blodgett is President of the Blodgett Foundation and has been on numerous boards in Grand Rapids, Michigan, and Long Island, New York, cultural, medical, civic, and environmental institutions, including Aquinas College, Community Health Visiting Nurses’ Association, Syosset Concert Association, and the Mayor’s Project Study Planning Board and Design Committee for the Grand Center in Grand Rapids. She was honored by the Jaycee Women’s Association in Grand Rapids as Woman of the Year. She is now honored at Grand Valley State University with the Edith Blodgett Endowed Music Scholarship.

Library of Congress Subjects:
Portraits