Encroachment of a City
Betty Parish (1910-1986) was a painter and engraver best known for her landscapes, cityscapes and detailed graphics. She won many awards and grants including several Patron’s Prizes, a research prize from the National Association of Women Artists and a National Arts Club Award for graphics. She was a member of the Society of American Etchers, the National Association of Women Artists and the Pen and Brush Club. Her works are in the collections of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, Art Institute of Chicago, the Library of Congress, the British Museum, the Museum of the City of New York and the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts.