Collections

A partial listing of collections holding Edgar Yaeger works:

MUSEUMS

Smithsonian Institute, Archives of American Art, Washington DC – Preliminary WPA mural

       Sketches, business and personal papers, approximately 80 newspaper clippings

Windsor Art Museum, Windsor, Canada – Watercolor in permanent collection

Detroit Institute of Arts, Detroit, MI – 36 pieces in permanent collection

Eli and Edy Broad Art Museum, East Lansing, MI – Eight preliminary WPA sketches for Grosse Pointe South High School Murals

The Wolfsonian Foundation, Miami Beach, FL – Four preliminary WPA sketches

COMMISSIONED GOVERNMENT WORKS

Works Progress Administration Federal Art Project, 1934-1943

Brodhead Naval Armory, Detroit, MI – Mural depicting Great Lakes warships through 1940

Public Lighting Commission Building, Detroit, MI – Mural depicting the historical development of electric light, 

        Mr. Yeager restored the 8' x 12' WPA Mural and it is now located in the entry of Michigan State University Student Union

Grosse Pointe South High School, Grosse Pointe, MI – Mural

Ford Grammar School, Highland Park, MI – Mural

Detroit Receiving Hospital, Detroit, MI – Children’s Ward Mural (now destroyed)

Western Market, Detroit, MI – Bas Relief (now destroyed)

University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI – West Quad Dormitory Mural

COMMISSIONED PRIVATE WORKS

Hotel Ponchartrain, Detroit, MI – Watercolors

Moroun Nursing Home, Detroit, MI – Murals

Scarab Club, Detroit, MI – Exterior Façade Mosaic

Vernier Building (Old City Hall), Grosse Pointe Shores, MI – Mural

Kennedy Memorial Library, Harper Woods, MI – Oil Painting

Clinton Gables, Mt. Clemens, MI – Mural

Plante, Moran & Co., Southfield, MI – Mosaic

Hotel de Ville, Maastricht, The Netherlands – Stained Glass

CHURCHES

St. Edwards, Birmingham, MI – Mosaic

St. Bonaventure Monastery, Detroit, MI – Mosaic

Grosse Pointe Memorial Church, Grosse Pointe, MI – Mosaics

Assumption Greek Church, Grosse Pointe, MI – Mosaic

St. Martin of Tours, Grosse Pointe, MI – Mosaics and bronze dove

Church of the Annunciation, Detroit, MI – Mosaic

St. Charles Church, Newport, MI – Mosaic

Edgar Yaeger’s work is also represented in private collections in Arizona, California, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Minnesota, Missouri, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Vermont, Washington D.C., Canada, France, Germany, Ireland, Mexico, and Puerto Rico.