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 trans-atlantic liners was designed by William Francis Gibbs and completed in 1952.

Subject tags

ocean liners, designers, Feature Ocean Liners