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Sarah Elva McBryde

art librarian

Sarah Elva McBryde, American art librarian. Recipient cash award design for logo National Library Association, Washington, 1982. Member Artists Equity, Kappa Kappa Gamma.

Background

McBryde, Sarah Elva was born on July 2, 1942 in Columbus, Ohio, United States. Daughter of Felix Webster and Frances (Van Winkle) Molecular and Cellular Biology.

Education

Student, Syracuse University, 1961. Bachelor of Fine Arts, Washington University, 1964. Postgraduate, Skowhegan School Painting, 1964.

Master of Fine Arts, American University, 1976.

Career

Freelance portrait painter Specialty Children, Potomac, Maryland, 1957-1965. Gallery assistant Esther Stuttman Gallery, 1966-1967. Art library Martin Luther King Memorial Library, Washington, since 1968.

Works

  • Represented in public and private collections including mural at Hotel Las Palmeras, San Blas Islands, Republic of Panama, 1966, Panamanian-American Institute, 1967, National Trust for History Preservation, Washington, 1972, Urdong's of Georgetown, Washington, 1974, National Zoo Bookstore/Gallery, Washington, 1976-1983, Martin Luther King Memorial Library, Washington, 1988, 89, Artist's Equity Awards Exhibition, 1989. Commissioned works Portrait of Giambattista Vico, Vico Institute of New York, 1989, drawings of Gaimbattista Vico, Naples, Italy.

Membership

Member Artists Equity, Kappa Kappa Gamma.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Running.