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Memoirs of the baths of Diocletian : or memoirs of a southern veteran / by Moses Jacob Ezekiel,

Creator:
Ezekiel, Moses Jacob, 1844-1917
Place of publication, production, or execution:
Other
Physical Description:
656 p. (on partial microfilm reel)
Access Note / Rights:
The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.
Citation:
Memoirs of the baths of Diocletian : or memoirs of a southern veteran / by Moses Jacob Ezekiel, . Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Additional Forms:
Microfilm reel 969, frames 437-1155 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Location of Originals:
Another copy of the microfilm is in the American Jewish Archives in Cincinnati, Ohio.
Loan:
Loan
Biography Note:
Sculptor, Rome, Italy. Born in Richmond, Va., of a Sephardic Jewish family, Ezekiel was educated at the Virginia Military Institute in Lexington. Fought with the Confederates in the Civil War. In 1869, he went to Berlin to study at the Royal Art Academy, and he met with great success, winning a prize that allowed him to study in Rome, where he resided permanently. His studio in Rome was in the Diocletian baths.
Provenance:
Donated by Joseph Gutmann, an Art History professor at Wayne State University, who published an edited version of the memoirs in 1975. The photocopy was discarded after microfilming.
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001
Topic:
Artists' studios
Sculptors
Sculpture
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)7023
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)209156
AAA_collcode_ezekmose
Theme:
American Art and Artists in a Global Context
Data Source:
Archives of American Art

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