Size: 0.01 Linear feet
Summary: The scattered papers of painter Violet Sigismund measure 0.01 linear feet and date from 1947 to 1974. Materials document Sigismund's participation in the Artists Equity Association and the National Association of Women Artists through an award, scattered correspondence, photographs of works of art, and printed material.
Violet Mattersdorfer Sigismund (1904-2003) was a painter, printmaker, and art teacher in New York City, New York. She studied at the Art Students League and exhibited her works through various organizations, artists groups, and annual exhibitions. In addition to her painting career, Sigismund was an elementary school teacher.
Donated 1975 by Violet M. Sigismund.
Processing of this collection received support from the Smithsonian American Women's History Initiative.