Scope and Content
Title: California Society of Miniature Painters Collection,
Date (inclusive): 1911-1972
California Society of Miniature Painters
Extent: 3 Boxes
Pasadena Museum of History
Pasadena, California 91103-3594
Collection is open to the public for research. Use is restricted by rules intended to protect and preserve the materials
in good condition for the future. For additional information please contact the Pasadena Museum of History.
Use of the materials is governed by all applicable copyright law. The Pasadena Museum of History reserves the right to restrict
any materials from reproduction at any time. Property rights reside with the Pasadena Museum of History. Literary rights
are retained by the creators of the records and their heirs. The Museum's physical ownership of the materials in its collection
does not imply ownership of copyright. It is the user's responibility to reslove any copyright issues related to the use
and distribution of reproduced materials. For permission to reproduce or to publish, please contact the Pasadena Museum of
Suggested citation of these records: [Identification of item], California Society of Miniature Painters Collection, Research
Library and Archives, Pasadena Museum of History.
The California Society of Miniature Painters was organized in February 1912. As stated in their constitution, the society
was formed "for the purpose of fostering the painting of miniatures, and to hold annual exhibitions." The Society's meetings
were held in members' homes or in various locations throughout Los Angeles. The Society's exhibitions were mounted in the
Los Angeles area.
Scope and Content
The California Society of Miniature Painters Collection (1911-1972) consists of exhibition catalogs, art school catalogs,
artwork, photographs, organizational papers, membership biographies and lists, clippings and scrapbooks.