Collection Summary


Title:Beatrice Wood Collection

Date:ca. 1921-2001, n.d.

Creator(s):Wood, Beatrice
Arensberg, Conrad C. M.

Extent:0.5 cubic feet

Code:BWC

Repository:Philadelphia Museum of Art.

Abstract:This collection includes archival material documenting the life and work of Beatrice Wood (1893-1998), a central figure in the New York Dada movement and a notable ceramic artist. The archival material comes from two different sources: the artist herself and Conrad C. M. Arensberg. It includes documentation of several exhibitions and events, specifically personal photographs of her 96th birthday.