Ruth W. Kennedy

Ruth W. Kennedy

Fellow: Awarded 1930
Field of Study: Fine Arts Research

Competition: US & Canada

Education: Smith College

As published in the Foundation’s Report for 1929–30:

Kennedy, Ruth Wedgwood: Appointed to complete a study of the Florentine painter, Alesso Baldovinetti and of his associates, in Italy; tenure, six months from March 10, 1930.

Born August 19, 1896, at Providence, Rhode Island. Education: University of California, 1915–16; Radcliffe College, B.A., 1919; University of Oxford, Diploma in Economics, 1921.

Instructor in Economics, 1919–20, 1921–23, Assistant to the Director of Graduate Study in Art, 1925–26, 1927–28, Special Lecturer in History of Italian Art, 1928–29, Smith College.

Spouse: Clarence Kennedy, Fellow in Fine Arts Research, 1930

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