#5WomenArtists: Women in the Print and Picture Collection

Now through Sun, March 31, 2019 5:00 P.M. Add to your calendar
Print and Picture Collection at Parkway Central Library

This March, the Free Library’s Special Collections Division is celebrating Women’s History Month by answering a challenge asked by the National Museum of Women in the Arts: “Can you name five women artists?”

We can! Can you? Let us help you by presenting examples of women artists housed in our Special Collections. Take a tour of the library and visit these various locations to learn more.  

Ground Floor, Central Children’s Department,The Children’s Literature Research Collection: Women in Children’s Literature

Second Floor, The Map Collection and the Print and Picture Collection: Women in Cartography and Women in the Print and Picture Collection

Third Floor, Rare Book Department Hallway Gallery: Women in the Brandywine School

Online: Listen to the Fleisher Collection’s podcast on women composers on Soundcloud.

Adult Young Adult School Age Senior Exhibitions Art Photography Special Collections Maps Women's History Month Print and Picture Collection

Print and Picture Collection


Parkway Central Library
1901 Vine Street (between 19th and 20th Streets on the Parkway)
Philadelphia, PA 19103