Chicago, Illinois 1897
Madison, Connecticut 1972
- Paris, France
- New York, New York
Wheeler Williams, Peter A. Juley & Son Collection, Smithsonian American Art Museum J0002287
Wheeler Williams at work in his studio, Peter A. Juley & Son Collection, Smithsonian American Art Museum J0112787
Sculptor, a founder and president of the American Artist Professional League. He studied sculpture at the Art Institute of Chicago and architecture at Harvard; portrait, garden and animal sculpture dominated his work.
Joan Stahl American Artists in Photographic Portraits from the Peter A. Juley & Son Collection (Washington, D.C. and Mineola, New York: National Museum of American Art and Dover Publications, Inc., 1995)
Luce Artist Biography
Sculptor Wheeler Williams studied at the École des Beaux-Arts in Paris, and his works include the west pediment of the Interstate Commerce Building in Washington, D.C. Williams was also president and a founder of the American Artists Professional League.