Anne Urquhart (left) and Dorothy Marckwald (right): the designers of the SS United States interiors with interior and exterior models of the ship

RIBApix ref no RIBA106843
Architect/DesignerMarckwald, Dorothy (1898-1986)
Urquhart, Anne
Image Date1952
ViewPortrait
MediumPhotoprint
Library ReferenceAP243/13
OrientationLandscape
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit Architectural Press Archive / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: Dorothy Marckwald and Anne Urquhart were part of the firm Smyth, Urquhard and Marckwald, the only women-led maritime interior design company in the world at that time. The SS United States, one of the last American transatlantic liners, was designed by William Francis Gibbs and completed in 1952.

Subject tags

ocean liners, designers, Feature Ocean Liners