biography of Carolyn Moorhead EDMUNDSON (1906-1992)

Birth place: Pittsburgh, PA

Addresses: NYC, 1947; Reno, NV, 1959

Profession: Painter, designer, illustrator, commercial artist, teacher

Studied: Carnegie Inst., College FA (B.A.); Columbia Univ.; NY Univ.

Exhibited: PAFA, 1946; NAD; All. A. Am.; Nevada AA. 1952-54 (prize, 1952); Soc. Western Artists, 1953-55 (prize, 1954).

Member: Nevada AA; Soc. Western Artists

Work: Nevada State Mus., Carson City; portrait, figure, still life painting, advertising illus. for Cannon Mills, Forstmann Woolens, Yardley of London, DeBeers Consolidated Mines, Hudson Motors, Libby McNeill & Libby, Lederle Laboratories and others.

Comments: Position: staff artist, Vogue magazine, 1929-30; Harper's Bazaar, 1930-37; editor & cover illustrator, leading national magazines, 1929-52; instr., dept. adult educ. Reno H.S., 1953-. Also appears as Lazarewicz-Lazarr (Mrs. Stefan).

Sources: WW59; WW47.