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

Muir, Emily Lansingh, b. 1904 d. 2003
Painter, Sculptor, Architect
Active in Stonington, Me.

Muir, William H. (William Horace), b. 1902 d. 1964
Painter, Sculptor
Active in Stonington,Me.

Collection size: 1.0 linear ft. Addition: 0.8 linear ft.

Collection 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.

Biographical/Historical Note: Emily Muir is a painter, sculptor, and architect; her husband, William, a sculptor; Stonington Me.

Donated 1993 & 1996 by Emily Muir. Additional papers are expected.

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