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Emily and William Muir papers, [ca. 1930]-1996

Creator:
Muir, Emily Lansingh, 1904-2003
Muir, William H. (William Horace), 1902-1964
Place of publication, production, or execution:
Other
Physical Description:
1.0 linear ft. Addition: 0.8 linear ft.
Access Note / Rights:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Contact Reference Services for more information.
Summary:
Biographical material; correspondence; photographs of Emily and William Muir, her work, and houses she designed; a scrapbook containing letters, photographs of work, and clippings about Muir and her husband; price list of paintings by Muir; a publisher's agreement for a book, "Two Cents an Acre"; illustrations by Muir of a novel, "Small Potatoes" (N.Y.: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1940) and other publications; exhibition announcements and catalogs; clippings; a sheet of sketches for sculpture by William Muir; and posthumous exhibition material relating to William Muir and a grant application for casting work by him.
Citation:
Emily and William Muir papers, [ca. 1930]-1996. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Biography Note:
Emily Muir is a painter, sculptor, and architect; her husband, William, a sculptor; Stonington Me.
Provenance:
Donated 1993 & 1996 by Emily Muir. Additional papers are expected.
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001
Topic:
Architects
Painters
Photographs
Sculptors
Sculpture, American
Sculpture, Modern
Women architects
Women artists
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)6414
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)215433
AAA_collcode_muiremil
Theme:
Women
WAAND
Lives of American Artists
Architecture & Design
Data Source:
Archives of American Art

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