6 September 1940: Birthday of Elizabeth Murray, American painter and illustrator (d. 2007) (Source)

Head shot of Elizabeth Murray (artist) – author: © Sidney-B.-Felsen – Immediate source: https://www.widewalls.ch/artist/elizabeth-murray/ – (Source)

Elizabeth Murray (September 6, 1940 – August 12, 2007)[1] was an American painter, printmaker and draughtsman. Her works are in many major public collections, including those of the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, the Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, the Museum of Modern Art,[2] the Whitney Museum of American Art,[3] the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art,[4] the Art Institute of Chicago, the Carnegie Museum of Art, and the Wadsworth Atheneum. Murray was known for her use of shaped canvases. (Source)

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