Philadelphia Sketch Club

Philadelphia PA, Pic of the Day 2012, Places

Philadelphia Sketch Club, originally uploaded by Tom Ipri.

“America’s oldest artists club was founded in 1860 to improve illustration skills. Artists found that social interaction enhanced the creation and appreciation of art. Members included Eakins, Anshutz, Breckenridge, Grafly, Horter, Moran, Pennell, Pitz, Sayen, Wagner, and Wyeth.”