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Harriet Whitney Frishmuth

(American, 1880–1980)

peter pan by harriet whitney frishmuth

Harriet Whitney Frishmuth

Peter Pan, 1936

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the vine by harriet whitney frishmuth

Harriet Whitney Frishmuth

The Vine, 1921

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Born: Philadelphia, PA
1903 - 1910
Studied briefly with Rodin at the École des Beaux-Arts in Paris, for two years with Euchtriz in Berlin, and at the Art Students League of New York
Began to receive commissions for the Gorham Manufacturing Co. and the New York County Medical Society
1917 - 1945
Joined a group of female artists called ‘The Philadelphia Ten.’ to promote opportunities for women who were having a difficult time exhibiting their work in a male-dominated society
Elected an Associate Member of the National Academy of Design
Died: Waterbury, CT


Small Bronzes by Harriet Whitney Frishmuth (1880-1980), Kennedy Museum of Art, Athens, OH

Public Collections

The Dayton Art Institute, Dayton, OH
National Academy Museum, New York, NY
Reading Public Museum, Reading, PA
Figge Art Museum, Davenport, IA