(1900 - 1967)
William Spratling was active/lived in New York, Louisiana / Mexico. William Spratling is known for silver designer, architecture, teaching.
Biography William Spratling
William Spratling was born to an Alabama-bred father and a New England mother in 1900 in upstate New York, where his father ran a hospital for epileptics. His parents were usually in poor health, apparently unstable, and were often separated.(1)
After the death of both Spratling's mother and sister, Wilhelmina, in 1910, Spratling's father moved temporarily to his father's Alabama home (known as Roamer's Roost) with sons William and David as well as older daughter, Lucille. At that time, the three Spratling children became wards of their grandfather. By the end of 1912, the family had moved once more and the children were split up; each went to live with various aunts and uncles.
In 1917 William Spratling attended Aub
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