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Costume designer , Art consultant

Margot Williamson Litt, American Art consultant, costume designer. Recipient Svc. award Haddonfield Board Education, 1987. Board of directors Theatre Center of Philadelphia, 1987-1991, Haddonfield (New Jersey) Board Education, 1978-1987; volunteer University of Pennsylvania Museum, Philadelphia, 1988-1990. Member League of Women Voters (board directors Camden, New Jersey, County chapter 1974-1987).

Background

Litt, Margot Williamson was born on February 13, 1933 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Daughter of George Joseph Jaeger and Ellen Douglas Williamson.

Education

Bachelor, Sarah Lawrence College, Bronxville, New York, 1955;postgraduate, Institute of Fine Arts, New York University, New York City, 1955-1956;postgraduate, University of Pennsylvania, 1991-1994;postgraduate, University of the Arts, Philadelphia, 1990-1991.

Career

Teacher, United States.I.S., Santiago, Chile, 1955;designer, University Players, Princeton, New Jersey, 1957-1959;assistant to Theoni V. Alchedge, New York City, 1960-1962;costume designer, 1960-1962;owner, Margo's Cargo Antiques, 1982-1987;owner antique business, Rancocas, New Jersey, 1985-1987;art consultant, Philadelphia, since 1989;vice president, House of Tea, Philadelphia, since 1994. Consultant and member Playwrights Workshop, Philadelphia, since 1990.

Membership

Board of directors Theatre Center of Philadelphia, 1987-1991, Haddonfield (New Jersey) Board Education, 1978-1987. Volunteer University of Pennsylvania Museum, Philadelphia, 1988-1990. Member League of Women Voters (board directors Camden, New Jersey, County chapter 1974-1987).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: sailing, art collecting.

Connections

Married Nathaniel Litt, March 23, 1962. Children: Andrew J., Jessica A.

father:
George Joseph Jaeger

mother:
Ellen Douglas Williamson

spouse:
Nathaniel Litt

children:
Andrew J. Litt

Jessica A. Litt