Edith Emerson, American (1888 - 1965)

A teacher of art as well as a painter in oil and watercolor and muralist, Edith Emerson was active in Philadelphia where she was president and curator of the Violet Oakley Memorial Foundation. She was also a teacher at the Agnes Irwin School from 1916 to 1927, lecturer at the Philadelphia Museum School of Industrial Art 1929 to 1936, and instructor of art history at Chestnut Hill College 1948 to 1956.

She did mural decorations for the Little Theatre and also did book plate designs.


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