|Birthname||Anne Butler Yeats|
|born on||26 February 1919 at 10:00 (= 10:00 AM )|
|Place||Dublin, Ireland, 53n20, 6w15|
|Timezone||GMT h0e (is standard time)|
|Astrology data||06°46' 14°47 Asc. 01°00'|
Irish painter and stage designer. She was a daughter of the poet William Butler Yeats. Her brother Michael Yeats was a politician.
Anne Yeats trained in the Royal Hibernian Academy school from 1933–36 and worked as a stage designer with the Abbey before taking up painting full-time in 1941. She designed many of the covers for the books of Irish-language publisher Sáirséal agus Dill over a twenty-year period from 1958.
The Royal Hibernian Academy held a retrospective of her work in 1995, as did the National Gallery of Ireland in 2002. The Yeats Museum within this gallery holds her sketchbooks.
Yeats never married. She died on 4 July 2001.
- child->parent relationship with Yeats, Georgie Bertha (born 16 October 1892)
- child->parent relationship with Yeats, William Butler (born 13 June 1865)
- sibling relationship with Yeats, Michael (born 22 August 1921)
Sy Scholfield quotes "Becoming George: The Life of Mrs. W. B. Yeats" by Ann Saddlemyer (Oxford University Press, 2004), p. 205: "Anne Butler Yeats was bom at 10 a.m. (or two minutes earlier) in A. Smyth's private nursing home, 40 Upper Fitzwilliam Street, Dublin, on Wednesday, 26 February, 1919."
- Family : Childhood : Family noted (Daughter of the poet William Butler Yeats)
- Vocation : Art : Commercial artist (Illustrated book covers)
- Vocation : Art : Fine art artist (Painter)
- Vocation : Art : Stage/ Set design