Philadelphia School of Design for Women

Art school for women in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

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Edwin Forrest House, formerly the home of the Philadelphia School of Design for Women.

Philadelphia School of Design for Women (1848–1932) was an art school for women in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Under the directorship of Emily Sartain (1886–1920), it became the largest art school for women in the United States, and its faculty included Robert Henri, Samuel Murray and Daniel Garber. In 1932, it merged into what is now the Moore College of Art and Design.


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