(1867 - 1951)
Alice Dow Engley Beek was active/lived in Washington, Rhode Island / France. Alice Beek is known for landscape, sculptor, graphics, marine.
Photo submitted by Don Gesch
Biography Alice Beek
The following are excerpts from a "Tacoma News Tribune" newspaper article dated April 25, 1982, courtesy of Don Gesch: The headlines for the article are: "Alice D. Engley Beek: internationally-known watercolor artist"; and "Her numerous works drew acclaim from afar while folks at home knew little of her success". The article follows verbatim:
Alice D. Engley Beek, a Tacoma artist who lived quietly and worked continuously here from 1907 to 1951, attained high honors in the world of art while her neighbors had little inkling of her success or standing in the art world. As a young girl among thousands of art students in Paris at the turn of the century, she submitted her work to the Paris Exposition Internationale, which awards the Silv
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