Maxfield Parrish - Philadelphia, PA
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote
N 39° 56.894 W 075° 09.059
18S E 487101 N 4422023
Quick Description: A historical marker near Independence Hall.
Location: Pennsylvania, United States
Date Posted: 1/4/2017 9:00:36 AM
Waymark Code: WMTRTN
Published By: Groundspeak Charter Member The Leprechauns
Views: 3

Long Description:
The plaque says, "One of America's most popular artists. Parrish was a pioneer in commercial and graphic art. A master illustrator, he was innovative in incorporating art in advertising. He is known for his signature vibrant blues, his choice of fantastical subjects, and capturing the spontaneity of action. he studied at the Pa. Academy of Fine Arts and under Howard Pyle at Drexel. His Dream Garden mosaic here was created with Tiffany Studios in 1915.
Marker Name: Maxfield Parrish

County: Philadelphia

Date Dedicated: 1/1/2001

Marker Type: City

Location: Independence Mall W

Category: People

Website: Not listed

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