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PRENTISS TAYLOR 

BRIDGE AT RONDA lithograph Juanuary 1977 

Awarded CERTIFICATE OF MERIT - National Academy of Design

Born in Washington, D.C. 1907 Fellow at the MacDowell Colont and at Yaddo Associate, Member Graphics Class, The National Academy of Design since 1948 President, Society of Washington Printmakers since 1942 [[left margin]] retired 1974 [[/left margin]] Member of Boston Printmakers, California Society of Etchers, Hunterdon County Act Association, Philadelphia Water Color Club, Print Club of Albany, Society of American Graphic Artists, Washington Water Color Association Art Therapist, St. Elizabeths Hospital, 1943-1954 and at Chestnut Lodge since 1958  Teacher of Painting, Adult Education Department, Y.W.C.A. from 1952, Professorial Lecturer in Painting, The American University from 1955 [[left margin]] retired 1975 [[/left margin]] Resident of Arlington County, Virginia since 1936. 

Exhibitions: American Pavillion, Paris Exposition 1937 Venice Biennial 1940 Art Association of Newport Art Institute of Chicago, International Exhibitions of prints and water colors  Art Today, World's Fair 1939 Artists for Victory 1942-1943  Baltimore Museum of Art, Area and "Seaport" Brooklyn Museum, Second National Exhibition of Prints and the 1937, 1939 International Water Color Biennials Butler Art Institute  California Society of Etchers Carnegie Institute, "Painting in the United States" 1946-1949 Corcoran Biennial 1949 and 1951 Corcoran Regional

Exhibitions  DePauw University, Contemporary American Prints  Library of Congress, National Print Competitions Metropolitan Museum of Art, Drawing and Print National Exhibitions 1941-1950-1952 Montgomery Museum National Academy of Design Norfolk Museum of Arts and Sciences  Pennsylvania Academy, water color, drawing, and print biennials Phillips Collection Print Club of Philadelphia Rochester Print Club, 150th Anniversary of Lithography 1948 Seattle Art Museum, Northwestern Printmakers Virginia Museum of Fine Arts Whitney Museum of American Art, Annual Exhibitions of water colors, drawing, prints, and paintings OWI and USIA traveling exhibitions

One Man Exhibitions: Arts Club of Washington 1927 and 1929  Averett College  Baltimore Museum of Art Corcoran Gallery of Art  Farnsworth Museum Frank Rehn Gallery Franz Bader Gallery  The George Washington University  Gibbes Gallery Grace Herne Gallery Howard University  Macbeth Gallery Kennedy Galleries 1976 Mattatuck Society  Mint Museum Norfolk Museum of Arts and Sciences Philadelphia Art Alliance Philadelphia Print Club Print Club of Albany [[right mrgin]] subscription prt 1976 [[/right margin]] Rollins College Smithsonian Institution Studio House University of Virginia Virginia Museum of Fine Arts Washington, D.C. Public Library  Whyte Gallery

Prentiss Taylor
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