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Dorothy Stewart papers, 1925-1955

Stewart, Dorothy N. (Dorothy Newkirk), 1891-1955

Muralist, Painter, Printmaker


Collection Information

Size: 0.4 Linear feet, (on 2 partial microfilm reels)

Summary: 5 sketchbooks; 1 pamphlet, "Greek Measures in Maya Architecture,"; 3 limited edition books, A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM, HAMLET, and HANDBOOK OF INDIAN DANCES, all privately printed on hand-pressed paper; 21 photographs and reproductions of Stewart's work; and 5 miscellaneous items.

Biographical/Historical Note

Painter, muralist, and printmaker.


Donated 1963 by Dorothy Stewart via Sylvia Loomis.

Language Note

English .

How to Use This Collection

Alternative Forms Available

35mm microfilm reels 847 and 859 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.

Restrictions on Access

Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Microfilmed materials must be consulted on microfilm. Contact Reference Services for more information.

How to Cite This Collection

Dorothy Stewart papers, 1925-1955. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.