Plastic Club records, 1897-1972.


Plastic Club records, 1897-1972.

Constitution and by-laws; an undated membership list; membership certificates; correspondence with Cecilia Beaux, Elliott Daingerfield, Joseph Pennell, officers of the club, and others; a visitor's register; bookplates; exhibition catalogs; annual reports; a photograph album; and ten scrapbooks containing clippings, photographs, letters and miscellaneous printed material.

ca. 1000 items (on 2 microfilm reels)


SNAC Resource ID: 6718749

Archives of American Art

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Beaux, Cecilia, 1855-1942 (person)

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Pennell, Joseph, 1857-1926 (person)

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Plastic Club (Philadelphia, Pa.) (corporateBody)

Women's art organization; Philadelphia, Pa. Founded by women artists in Philadelphia for the purposes of teaching and exhibiting works. Memebers have included Elizabeth Shippen Green, Violet Oakley, and Jessie Wilcox Smith. From the description of Plastic Club records, 1897-1972. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122454397 ...

Daingerfield, Elliott, 1859-1932 (person)

Landscape painter, painter, illustrator, writer; NYC. In 1880 Daingerfield moved to New York City, where he studied under George Inness, whose studio adjoined his. Author of books on Inness, Ryder and Blakelock. From the description of Elliott Daingerfield papers, 1868-1976. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122502351 ...