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Beatrice Gilman Proske

Beatrice Gilman Proske, American sculpture curator. Member of Royal Academy Bellas Artes San Fernando Madrid, National Sculpture Society (allied professional member).

Background

  • Proske, Beatrice Gilman was born on October 31, 1899 in Thornton, New Hampshire, United States. Daughter of Milan Jeremiah and Alice May (Hazeltine) Gilman.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, Simmons College, 1920.

    Career

    • Curator sculpture Hispanic Society of America, New York City, 1928—1973, emeritus, 1973. Advisory board member Brookgreen Gardens, Murrells Inlet, South Carolina, from 1981, Sculpture Review, New York City, from 1984.

    Works

    • Contributor articles to professional journals. Author: Gothic to Renaissance, 1951, Brookgreen Gardens, Juan Martinez Montanes, Sevillian Sculptor, 1967, Sculpture, 1968, Castilian Sculpture.

    Membership

    Member of Royal Academy Bellas Artes San Fernando Madrid, National Sculpture Society (allied professional member).

    Connections

    • Married Herbert Proske Proske, August 19, 1935 (deceased). 1 child Cynthia Anna Bech.
    • father: Milan Jeremiah Gilman
    • mother: Alice May (Hazeltine) Gilman
    • spouse: Herbert Proske Proske
    • child: Cynthia Anna Bech Proske
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    Died February 2, 2002
    (aged 102)
    Nationality
    • 1920
      Simmons College
    • 1928 - 1973
      Curator sculpture Hispanic Society American
    • 1973
      Curator sculpture Hispanic Society American