Commissions

Known for her architectural decoration, American Art Deco muralist Hildreth Meière designed over 100 completed commissions in various mediums.

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1917

Metropolitan OperaPage coming soon!

Metropolitan Opera

New York, NY
Costumes for The Canterbury Pilgrims

1920

S. L. Fuller residence

S. L. Fuller residence

New York, NY
Breakfast room panels
Ten Chimneys, Alfred Lunt residencePage coming soon!

Ten Chimneys, Alfred Lunt residence

Genesee Depot, WI
Paintings

1921

John S. Melcher residence

John S. Melcher residence

New York, NY
Living room celing

1922-1932

Nebraska State Capitol

Nebraska State Capitol

Lincoln, NE
Overview

1923

St. Mark

St. Mark's Episcopal Church

Mt. Kisco, NY
Altarpiece

1924

Christ Church Cathedral

Christ Church Cathedral

Lexington, KY
Bennett memorial panel in Baptistry
National Academy of Sciences

National Academy of Sciences

Washington, DC
Great Hall arch soffits
National Academy of Sciences

National Academy of Sciences

Washington, DC
Great Hall dome
National Academy of Sciences

National Academy of Sciences

Washington, DC
Great Hall pendentives
St. Martin

St. Martin's Episcopal Church

Providence, RI
Altarpiece

1925

Nebraska State Capitol

Nebraska State Capitol

Lincoln, NE
Vestibule dome
Nebraska State Capitol

Nebraska State Capitol

Lincoln, NE
Vestibule dome arch soffits
Nebraska State Capitol

Nebraska State Capitol

Lincoln, NE
Vestibule dome pendentives
Nebraska State Capitol

Nebraska State Capitol

Lincoln, NE
Vestibule floor

1926

Site unknownPage coming soon!

Site unknown

Menlo Park, CA
Painting
St. JohnPage coming soon!

St. John's Episcopal Church

Beverly Farms, MA
Altarpiece

1927

Episcopal Church of St. Paul and St. JamesPage coming soon!

Episcopal Church of St. Paul and St. James

New Haven, CT
Lady Chapel altarpiece
Nebraska State Capitol

Nebraska State Capitol

Lincoln, NE
Foyer vaults and arch soffits
Nebraska State Capitol

Nebraska State Capitol

Lincoln, NE
Foyer ceiling medallions
Nebraska State Capitol

Nebraska State Capitol

Lincoln, NE
Foyer floor
Nebraska State Capitol

Nebraska State Capitol

Lincoln, NE
Rotunda dome
Nebraska State Capitol

Nebraska State Capitol

Lincoln, NE
Rotunda floor
Nebraska State Capitol

Nebraska State Capitol

Lincoln, NE
Rotunda floor entrance panels
Nebraska State Capitol

Nebraska State Capitol

Lincoln, NE
Senate Chamber (Warner Chamber) ceiling
WomenPage coming soon!

Women's City Club

San Francisco, CA
Auditorium curtain

1928

University of Chicago, Rockefeller  [Memorial] ChapelPage coming soon!

University of Chicago, Rockefeller [Memorial] Chapel

Chicago, IL
Vaults, ribs and apse celing

1929

Baltimore Trust Company Building (10 Light Street)Page coming soon!

Baltimore Trust Company Building (10 Light Street)

Baltimore, MD
Banking hall floor
Baltimore Trust Company Building (10 Light Street)Page coming soon!

Baltimore Trust Company Building (10 Light Street)

Baltimore, MD
Lobby entrance floor
Christ Church CranbrookPage coming soon!

Christ Church Cranbrook

Bloomfield Hills, MI
St. Paul's Chapel altarpiece
Convent of the Sacred HeartPage coming soon!

Convent of the Sacred Heart

Overbrook, PA
Main chapel, rear wall behind altar; right and left side chapels, altarpieces
St. Bartholomew

St. Bartholomew's Church

New York, NY
Half-dome of apse
St. Bartholomew

St. Bartholomew's Church

New York, NY
Stringcourse
Temple Emanu-El

Temple Emanu-El

New York, NY
Ark
Temple Emanu-El

Temple Emanu-El

New York, NY
Main arch

1930

Jesuit Center for Spiritual Growth (formerly Novitiate of  St. Isaac Jogues)

Jesuit Center for Spiritual Growth (formerly Novitiate of St. Isaac Jogues)

Wernersville, PA
St. Isaac Jogues Chapel, tympanum and barrel-vaulted ceiling
St. Bartholomew

St. Bartholomew's Church

New York, NY
Narthex domes and pendentives

1931

One Wall Street, Irving Trust Company

One Wall Street, Irving Trust Company

New York, NY
Banking Room walls and ceiling
One Wall Street, Irving Trust Company

One Wall Street, Irving Trust Company

New York, NY
Lobby ceiling
St. AloysiusPage coming soon!

St. Aloysius

Detroit, MI
Upper rear wall of chancel; altarpiece

1932

AT&T Long Distance Building

AT&T Long Distance Building

New York, NY
Lobby ceiling and entrance wall
Jackson Residence, Rancho San Carlos

Jackson Residence, Rancho San Carlos

Santa Barbara, CA
Front hallway maps and friezes
Nebraska State Capitol

Nebraska State Capitol

Lincoln, NE
House Lounge (West Lounge) ceiling
Nebraska State Capitol

Nebraska State Capitol

Lincoln, NE
House of Representatives (West Legislative Chamber) beams below ceiling
Nebraska State Capitol

Nebraska State Capitol

Lincoln, NE
House of Representatives (West Legislative Chamber) entrance door
Nebraska State Capitol

Nebraska State Capitol

Lincoln, NE
Senate Chamber tapestry on wall over speaker's niche
RKO Center Theatre

RKO Center Theatre

New York, NY
Relief sculpture on 49th Street facade
Radio City Music Hall

Radio City Music Hall

New York, NY
Relief sculpture on 50th Street facade
25 West 43rd Street; 28 West 44th Street

25 West 43rd Street; 28 West 44th Street

New York, NY
Lobby entrance walls

1933

Century of Progress International Exposition: Communications Court

Century of Progress International Exposition: Communications Court

Chicago, IL
Pool in courtyard
Century of Progress International Exposition: Hall of Social Sciences

Century of Progress International Exposition: Hall of Social Sciences

Chicago, IL
Mural and frieze
St. Katharine of Sienna (Greater Gethsemane Missionary Baptist Church)Page coming soon!

St. Katharine of Sienna (Greater Gethsemane Missionary Baptist Church)

Baltimore, MD
Main and side altarpieces in high relief; inset wall panels in nave
St. MarkPage coming soon!

St. Mark's-on-the-Hill

Pikesville, MD
Altarpiece

1934

Manhattanville CollegePage coming soon!

Manhattanville College

Purchase, NY
Altarpiece for side chapel
St. MichaelPage coming soon!

St. Michael's Monastery Church (Hudson Korean Presbyterian Church)

Union City, NJ
Overview
St. MichaelPage coming soon!

St. Michael's Monastery Church (Hudson Korean Presbyterian Church)

Union City, NJ
Chapel of the Passion altarpieces
St. MichaelPage coming soon!

St. Michael's Monastery Church (Hudson Korean Presbyterian Church)

Union City, NJ
Chapel of the Passion ceiling

1935

St. Thomas ChurchPage coming soon!

St. Thomas Church

New York, NY
Remembrance shrine

1936

St. Charles Borromeo (Greater Friendship Baptist Church)Page coming soon!

St. Charles Borromeo (Greater Friendship Baptist Church)

Newark, NJ
Walls of main sanctuary
St. Christopher School ChapelPage coming soon!

St. Christopher School Chapel

Dobbs Ferry, NY
Painting
St. MichaelPage coming soon!

St. Michael's Monastery Church (Hudson Korean Presbyterian Church)

Union City, NJ
Main sanctuary, chancel side walls
St. MichaelPage coming soon!

St. Michael's Monastery Church (Hudson Korean Presbyterian Church)

Union City, NJ
Main sanctuary, chancel wall below tympanum
St. MichaelPage coming soon!

St. Michael's Monastery Church (Hudson Korean Presbyterian Church)

Union City, NJ
Main sanctuary, pendentives of central dome
St. MichaelPage coming soon!

St. Michael's Monastery Church (Hudson Korean Presbyterian Church)

Union City, NJ
Main sanctuary, tympana in side chapels
St. MichaelPage coming soon!

St. Michael's Monastery Church (Hudson Korean Presbyterian Church)

Union City, NJ
Main sanctuary, tympanum above chancel
Union StationPage coming soon!

Union Station

Kansas City, MO
Westport Room cocktail lounge walls
Union StationPage coming soon!

Union Station

Kansas City, MO
Westport Room restaurant walls

1937

Logan Square Post OfficePage coming soon!

Logan Square Post Office

Chicago, IL
Relief sculpture in lobby
Our Lady, Queen of Angels Miniature Chapel

Our Lady, Queen of Angels Miniature Chapel

Chicago, IL
Altarpiece and rear wall of chapel

1939

Mary Immaculate Center, Mary Queen of All Saints ChapelPage coming soon!

Mary Immaculate Center, Mary Queen of All Saints Chapel

Northampton, PA
Half-dome of apse
New York 1939 World

New York 1939 World's Fair

Flushing, NY
Overview
New York 1939 World

New York 1939 World's Fair: AT&T Building

Flushing, NY
Entrances to Voder Room auditorium
New York 1939 World

New York 1939 World's Fair: AT&T Building

Flushing, NY
Exterior overdoors at entrance to Bell System exhibit
New York 1939 World

New York 1939 World's Fair: Johns-Manville Building

Flushing, NY
Entrance facade
New York 1939 World

New York 1939 World's Fair: Medicine and Public Health, Science and Education Building Complex

Flushing, NY
Entrance facing intersection of the Avenue of Patriots and Hamilton Place
New York 1939 World

New York 1939 World's Fair: Medicine and Public Health, Science and Education Building Complex

Flushing, NY
Entrance facing the Avenue of Patriots
New York 1939 World

New York 1939 World's Fair: Medicine and Public Health, Science and Education Building Complex

Flushing, NY
Facade facing Washington Square
New York 1939 World

New York 1939 World's Fair: Medicine and Public Health, Science and Education Building Complex

Flushing, NY
Facade facing courtyard
New York 1939 World

New York 1939 World's Fair: Medicine and Public Health, Science and Education Building Complex

Flushing, NY
Facade facing garden court
New York 1939 World

New York 1939 World's Fair: Medicine and Public Health, Science and Education Building Complex

Flushing, NY
South facade
New York 1939 World

New York 1939 World's Fair: Medicine and Public Health, Science and Education Building Complex

Flushing, NY
Southwest and south facades
New York 1939 World

New York 1939 World's Fair: Temple of Religion

Flushing, NY
Arcade facing courtyard
Ocean Liners: S.S. AmericaPage coming soon!

Ocean Liners: S.S. America

Cabin class dining room silhouettes

1940

Ocean Liners: S.S. African Star or African CometPage coming soon!

Ocean Liners: S.S. African Star or African Comet

Lounge wall panels
Ocean Liners: S.S. African Star or African CometPage coming soon!

Ocean Liners: S.S. African Star or African Comet

Playroom wall cut-outs

1941

Municipal Center

Municipal Center

Washington, DC
Interior open-air courtyard wall frieze
Ocean Liners: S.S. President MonroePage coming soon!

Ocean Liners: S.S. President Monroe

Painting in lounge
World War II Triptychs:Page coming soon!

World War II Triptychs:

Overview

1942

Church of the Holy Trinity

Church of the Holy Trinity

Philadelphia, PA
Three-panel mural on rear wall of chancel
Fordham University Church

Fordham University Church

Bronx, NY
Altarpiece
Fordham University Church

Fordham University Church

Bronx, NY
Side altarpieces
St. Patrick

St. Patrick's Cathedral

New York, NY
Lady Chapel altar frontal
World War II Triptychs:Page coming soon!

World War II Triptychs:

Triptych 18, center panel

1943

National Academy Museum

National Academy Museum

New York, NY
Self-portrait
Seminary of the Immaculate Conception

Seminary of the Immaculate Conception

Huntington, NY
Altarpiece in crypt chapel
St. James Episcopal Church

St. James Episcopal Church

Upper Montclair, NJ
Altarpiece
World War II Triptychs:Page coming soon!

World War II Triptychs:

Triptych 136
World War II Triptychs:Page coming soon!

World War II Triptychs:

Triptych 159
World War II Triptychs:Page coming soon!

World War II Triptychs:

Triptych 63

1944

St. JohnPage coming soon!

St. John's Grace Episcopal Church

Buffalo, NY
Altarpiece
World War II Triptychs:Page coming soon!

World War II Triptychs:

Triptych 201
World War II Triptychs:Page coming soon!

World War II Triptychs:

Triptych 116
World War II Triptychs:Page coming soon!

World War II Triptychs:

Triptych 146

1945

Cathedral Basilica of Saint Louis

Cathedral Basilica of Saint Louis

St. Louis, MO
North dome eastern arch soffit
World War II Triptychs:Page coming soon!

World War II Triptychs:

Triptych 425

1946

Convent of the Sacred Heart

Convent of the Sacred Heart

Greenwich, CT
Two relief sculptures
Hotel McAlpinPage coming soon!

Hotel McAlpin

New York, NY
Cocktail lounge, bar front
Hotel McAlpinPage coming soon!

Hotel McAlpin

New York, NY
Cocktail lounge, wall behind bar
St. MaryPage coming soon!

St. Mary's High School

Manhasset, NY
Relief sculptures on facade

1947

Home for the Elderly

Home for the Elderly

Cleveland, OH
Altarpiece
St. Anthony of PaduaPage coming soon!

St. Anthony of Padua

Litchfield, CT
Wall panels in nave
St. JosephPage coming soon!

St. Joseph's Church

Canaan, CT
Wall panels in nave

1948

Church of the AssumptionPage coming soon!

Church of the Assumption

Westport, CT
Altarpiece
Ocean Liners: S.S. BrazilPage coming soon!

Ocean Liners: S.S. Brazil

Playroom wall cut-outs
Ocean Liners: S.S. BrazilPage coming soon!

Ocean Liners: S.S. Brazil

Sculptures suspended from dining room ceiling
St. Bartholomew

St. Bartholomew's Church

New York, NY
Clerestory windows

1949

Fordham University Duane Library

Fordham University Duane Library

Bronx, NY
Wall map

1951

Washington National CathedralPage coming soon!

Washington National Cathedral

Washington, DC
Chapel of the Resurrection, half-dome of apse

1952

Ocean Liners: S.S. United StatesPage coming soon!

Ocean Liners: S.S. United States

Cabin class lounge wall map

1956

Travelers Insurance

Travelers Insurance

Hartford, CT
Lobby wall

1958

Cathedral Basilica of Saint Louis

Cathedral Basilica of Saint Louis

St. Louis, MO
Frieze along base of arches and domes
Cathedral Basilica of Saint Louis

Cathedral Basilica of Saint Louis

St. Louis, MO
North dome (Dome of the Twelve Apostles)
Cathedral Basilica of Saint Louis

Cathedral Basilica of Saint Louis

St. Louis, MO
North dome pendentives
Cathedral Basilica of Saint Louis

Cathedral Basilica of Saint Louis

St. Louis, MO
North wall surrounding rose window

1959

Cathedral Basilica of Saint Louis

Cathedral Basilica of Saint Louis

St. Louis, MO
South dome pendentives

1960

Cathedral Basilica of Saint Louis

Cathedral Basilica of Saint Louis

St. Louis, MO
South dome
Prudential Plaza

Prudential Plaza

Newark, NJ
Lobby wall above elevator banks, center panel
Prudential Plaza

Prudential Plaza

Newark, NJ
Lobby wall above elevator banks, side panels

1962

Cathedral Basilica of Saint Louis

Cathedral Basilica of Saint Louis

St. Louis, MO
South dome arch soffits
Cathedral Basilica of Saint Louis

Cathedral Basilica of Saint Louis

St. Louis, MO
South wall surrounding rose window