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Emily Muir

 (1904 - 2003)
Emily Lansingh Muir was active/lived in Illinois, Maine.  Emily Muir is known for figure, marine, sculpture.

Biography   Emily Muir


The following information was submitted by Danny Rehmsmeyer:

Emily Muir was born in 1904 in Chicago. She studied art with Richard Lahey at the Art Students League in New York. She married sculptor William Muir and moved to Stonington, Maine in 1939. She was an accomplished painter, sculptor, writer, designer, architect, conservationist and community activist. She was the first woman to serve President Dwight D. Eisenhower's National Commission of Fine Arts and later President Richard Nixon appointed her to the advisory committee for the Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts. She built a substantial career for herself as a painter and a designer of homes.

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