With Pen and Graver: Women Graphic Artists Before 1900

February 24, 1995 – January 28, 1996

National Museum of American History
14th Street and Constitution Avenue, NW
Washington, DC

3rd Floor, West Wing, Graphic Arts Hall Floor Plan

The changing role of women in the 19th & early 20th century is examined through prints, photographs of women printmakers, copperplates, books, and tools. This exhibition also looks at how the printmaking world offered women a socially acceptable avenue to earn a living.