Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts

Philadelphia PA, Pic of the Day 2012, Places

Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts, originally uploaded by Tom Ipri.

“America’s oldest art museum and school, founded 1805 by Peale, Rush, and other artists. Trained here wee Thomas Eakins, Mary Cassatt, Maxfield Parrish, John Marin, Charles Demuth and others. Furness and Hewitt designed the Neo-Gothic building, 1876.”