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Elizabeth Cady Stanton Blake papers, 1915-1975

Blake, Elizabeth Cady Stanton

Portrait painter

Collection Information

Size: 0.6 Linear feet

Summary: The Elizabeth Cady Stanton Blake papers measure 0.6 linear feet and date from 1915 to 1975. Found is correspondence, material related to The Portrait Class taught by Cecilia Beaux and Luis F. Mora, scattered writings and an interview of Blake by Kitty Gelhorn, printed material, and a mixed-media scrapbook.

Biographical/Historical Note

Elizabeth Cady Stanton Blake (1894-1981) was a portrait painter and arts administrator active in New York City.

Provenance

Elizabeth S. Blake donated her mother's papers to the Archives of American Art in 1987.

Funding

Processing of this collection received Federal support from the Collections Care Initiative Fund, administered by the Smithsonian American Women's History Initiative and the National Collections Program