Leigh, William Robinson, b. 1866 d. 1955
Painter, Educator, Sculptor, Author, Illustrator
Active in New York, N.Y.; Munich, Germany
Collection size: ca. 3,000 items (on 3 microfilm reels)
Collection Summary: Biographical material; letters from Africa, Europe, and the Southwest United States; writings; clippings, 1930-1961; press releases; lists of paintings; sketchbooks; and photographs of paintings.
Biographical/Historical Note: Painter, writer, illustrator, lecturer, sculptor, teacher; New York, N.Y.
Microfilmed 1984 along with other selected art related papers from the Gilcrease Institute.
How to Use this Collection
- Microfilm reels 3278-3280 available at Archives of American Art offices, the Thomas Gilcrease Institute of American History and Art, the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, and through interlibrary loan.
- The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.
- For more information on using the Archives’ resources, see the FAQ or Ask Us.