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Lame Horse [sculpture] / (photographed by Peter A. Juley & Son)

Artist:
Borglum, Solon Hannibal 1868-1922  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Topic:
Animal--Horse  Search this
Image number:
JUL J0113782
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Photograph Study Collection
Data Source:
Photograph Study Collection, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_113783

Don Pedro de Taos [painting] / (photographed by Peter A. Juley & Son)

Title:
Don Pedro at Taos [painting] / (photographed by Peter a. Juley & Son)
Artist:
Ufer, Walter 1876-1936  Search this
Subject:
Pedro, Don  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Children  Search this
Landscape--New Mexico--Taos  Search this
Performing Arts--Music--Violin  Search this
Portrait male  Search this
State of Being--Disabled--Physical Disability  Search this
Image number:
JUL J0118398
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Data Source:
Photograph Study Collection, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_118399

Old Bob on Crutches [painting] / (photographed by Peter A. Juley & Son)

Artist:
Mason, Frank 1921-2009  Search this
Subject:
Old Bob  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1955
Topic:
Portrait Male--Elderly  Search this
State of Being--Disabled--Physical Disability  Search this
Image number:
JUL J0126539
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Data Source:
Photograph Study Collection, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_126572

Shifting [painting] / (photographed by Peter A. Juley & Son)

Artist:
Higgins, Eugene 1874-1958  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1919
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Cityscape--Street--Alley  Search this
State of Being--Disabled--Physical Disability  Search this
Image number:
JUL J0014559
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Data Source:
Photograph Study Collection, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_14559

John Folinsbee [photograph] / (photographed by Peter A. Juley & Son)

Photographic firm:
Peter A. Juley & Son  Search this
Subject:
Folinsbee, John  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Topic:
Portrait male--Knee length  Search this
Portrait male--Occupation--Artist  Search this
Occupation--Art--Painter  Search this
Object--Art Object--Painting  Search this
State of Being--Disabled  Search this
Image number:
JUL J0001591
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Data Source:
Photograph Study Collection, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_1591

The Truth: Contorted, Deformed, Mutilated, Smeared with Mud [drawing] / (photographed by Peter A. Juley & Son)

Title:
Deformed, Mutilated and Daubed [drawing] / (photographed by Peter A. Juley & Son)
Stained Figure, [drawing] / (photographed by Peter A. Juley & Son)
Artist:
Orozco, Jose Clemente 1883-1949  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1945
Topic:
Figure  Search this
Image number:
JUL J0040332
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Data Source:
Photograph Study Collection, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_40333

Blind Singer, India [painting] / (photographed by Peter A. Juley & Son)

Title:
Blind Singer of Ahmedabad [painting] / (photographed by Peter A. Juley & Son)
Artist:
Biddle, George 1885-1973  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1959
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Ethnic  Search this
Performing Arts--Music--Voice  Search this
State of Being--Disabled--Blind  Search this
Landscape--India  Search this
Image number:
JUL J0043931
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Photograph Study Collection
Data Source:
Photograph Study Collection, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_43932

Blind Flower Vendor [painting] / (photographed by Peter A. Juley & Son)

Title:
Blind Florist, [painting] / (photographed by Peter A. Juley & Son)
Artist:
Lawrence, Jacob 1917-2000  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1946
Topic:
Figure  Search this
State of Being--Disabled--Blind  Search this
Occupation--Vendor--Florist  Search this
Image number:
JUL J0046745
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Photograph Study Collection
Data Source:
Photograph Study Collection, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_46746

Altarpiece for St. Martin's Episcopal Church, Providence, Rhode Island (right and left panels) [painting] / (photographed by Peter A. Juley & Son)

Title:
Our Lord's Charge to the Apostles (right) and Our Lord Healing Blind Bartimaeus (left) [painting] / (photographed by Peter A. Juley & Son)
Artist:
Meière, Hildreth 1892-1961  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1924
Topic:
Religion--New Testament--Christ  Search this
Religion--New Testament--Apostle  Search this
State of Being--Disabled--Blind  Search this
Image number:
JUL J0005390
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Data Source:
Photograph Study Collection, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_5390

Forgotten Man [painting] / (photographed by Peter A. Juley & Son)

Artist:
Evergood, Philip 1901-1973  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1949
Topic:
Figure male  Search this
State of Being--Mood--Desolation  Search this
State of Being--Disabled  Search this
Architecture exterior--Building  Search this
Image number:
JUL J0058192
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Photograph Study Collection
Data Source:
Photograph Study Collection, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_58193

Forgotten Man [painting] / (photographed by Peter A. Juley & Son)

Artist:
Evergood, Philip 1901-1973  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1949
Topic:
Figure male  Search this
State of Being--Mood--Desolation  Search this
State of Being--Disabled  Search this
Architecture exterior--Building  Search this
Image number:
JUL J0059695
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Photograph Study Collection
Data Source:
Photograph Study Collection, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_59696

Model for the Thomas Gallaudet Memorial [sculpture] / (photographed by Peter A. Juley & Son)

Artist:
French, Daniel Chester 1850-1931  Search this
Subject:
Gallaudet, Thomas  Search this
Cogswell, Alice  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Portrait male--Full length  Search this
Occupation--Education--Teacher  Search this
Portrait female--Child  Search this
State of Being--Disabled--Deaf  Search this
Study--Model  Search this
Image number:
JUL J0006116
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Data Source:
Photograph Study Collection, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_6116

Blind Seal [drawing] / (photographed by Peter A. Juley & Son)

Artist:
Goodman, Sidney 1936-2013  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1962
Topic:
Animal--Seal  Search this
State of Being--Disabled--Blind  Search this
Image number:
JUL J0061780
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Photograph Study Collection
Data Source:
Photograph Study Collection, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_61781

Blinded [sculpture] / (photographed by Peter A. Juley & Son)

Artist:
Whitney, Gertrude Vanderbilt 1875?-1942  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Topic:
Figure group--Male  Search this
Occupation--Military--Soldier  Search this
State of Being--Illness--Wound  Search this
State of Being--Disabled--Blind  Search this
Image number:
JUL J0074504
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Photograph Study Collection
Data Source:
Photograph Study Collection, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_74505

William and Ethel Baziotes papers

Creator:
Baziotes, William, 1912-1963  Search this
Names:
Kootz Gallery (N.Y.)  Search this
Museum of Modern Art (New York, N.Y.)  Search this
Peter A. Juley & Son  Search this
Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum  Search this
Alloway, Lawrence, 1926-1990  Search this
Barr, Alfred H., Jr., 1902-1981  Search this
Baziotes, Christos  Search this
Baziotes, Ethel  Search this
Baziotes, Harry  Search this
Bernshṭin, Meʼir, -1978  Search this
Blesh, Rudi, 1899-1985  Search this
Bodin, Paul, 1910-1994  Search this
Canaday, John, 1907-1985  Search this
Castano, Giovanni, 1896-1978  Search this
Greenberg, Clement, 1909-1994  Search this
Guggenheim, Peggy, 1898-1979  Search this
Halper, Nathan  Search this
Hare, David, 1917-1992  Search this
Hélion, Jean, 1904-1987  Search this
Janis, Harriet Grossman  Search this
Kamrowski, Gerome  Search this
Kootz, Samuel Melvin, 1898-1982  Search this
Lee, Francis P.  Search this
Licht, Michel, 1893-1953  Search this
Matta, 1912-2002  Search this
Motherwell, Maria  Search this
Motherwell, Robert  Search this
Namuth, Hans  Search this
Onslow-Ford, Gordon  Search this
Paneth, Donald  Search this
Peterson, Charles  Search this
Picasso, Pablo, 1881-1973  Search this
Pollock, Jackson, 1912-1956  Search this
Ricci, F.  Search this
Ruiz-Picasso, Maya  Search this
Schumm, Gertrud  Search this
Schwabacher, Ethel, 1903-1984  Search this
Sievan, Maurice  Search this
Still, Clyfford, 1904-1980  Search this
Vazakas, Byron  Search this
Zulieta, Orlando  Search this
Extent:
6.3 Linear feet
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Sound recordings
Interviews
Photographs
Sketchbooks
Date:
circa 1900-1992
bulk 1935-1980
Summary:
The papers of New York City abstract expressionist painter William Baziotes and his wife Ethel measure 6.3 linear feet and date from circa 1900-1992, bulk 1935-1980. The collection includes William Baziotes biographical material, correspondence, writings, printed material, and photographs. The papers of Ethel Baziotes consists of correspondence mostly dated after her husband's death regarding exhibitions of his work, along with limited biographical material and writings.
Scope and Contents:
The papers of New York City abstract expressionist painter William Baziotes and his wife Ethel measure 6.3 linear feet and date from circa 1900-1992, bulk 1935-1980. The collection includes William Baziotes biographical material, correspondence, writings, printed material, and photographs. The papers of Ethel Baziotes consists of correspondence mostly dated after her husband's death regarding exhibitions of his work, along with limited biographical material and writings.

Biographical material on William Baziotes consists of a bibliography, teaching files, a sound recording of an interview, membership cards, sales records, a sketchbook, and other miscellaneous material. There is one folder regarding Ethel Baziotes containing a few certificates and her college diploma.

Correspondence consists of letters to William and Ethel Baziotes. Notable correspondents include Lawrence Alloway, Alfred Barr, Andre Breton, Clement Greenberg, Peggy Guggenheim, David Hare, Jean Helion, Maria and Robert Motherwell, Jackson Pollock, and others. There are also letters from the Samuel M. Kootz Gallery regarding the sales of William Baziotes's artwork and letters written by William Baziotes to his brother Christos. Letters to Ethel Baziotes include condolence letters as well as letters from museum and galleries regarding exhibitions of her husband's work.

Writings include William Baziotes's notes on various subjects, a list of book titles, and a transcript for a speech. Writings by others include essays about William Baziotes and other subjects.

Printed materials consist of clippings, announcements, magazines, and many exhibition catalogs, mostly on group exhibitions which included artwork by William Baziotes.

Photographs are of William Baziotes, Ethel Baziotes, family and friends, their residence, and his artwork. There are a also photographs of Meir Bernstein, Samuel Kootz, Paul Bodin, Maria Motherwell, Pablo and Maya Picasso, Rudi Blesh, Nathan Halper, Ethel Schwabacher, Clyfford Still, and others.
Arrangement:
The collection is arranged as 5 series.

Series 1: Biographical Material, 1933-1982 (Box 1; 0.3 linear feet)

Series 2: Correspondence, 1936-1988 (Boxes 1-2; 1 linear feet)

Series 3: Writings, circa 1950-1992 (Box 2; 0.2 linear feet)

Series 4: Printed Material, 1944-1992 (Boxes 2-7, 9; 4.1 linear feet)

Series 5: Photographs, circa 1900-1979, bulk 1940-circa 1963 (Boxes 7-9; 0.7 linear feet)
Biographical / Historical:
William Baziotes (1912-1963) was an abstract expressionist painter in New York City. Born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, Baziotes moved to New York City in 1933, where he studied painting at the National Academy of Design, 1933-1936. He participated on the Works Progress Administration's Federal Art Project as a teacher, 1936-1938, and painted for the Easel Painting Project, 1938-1940.

In 1941 he married Ethel Copstein. He had his first one-man show at Peggy Guggenheim's Art of This Century Gallery in 1944. The Samuel M. Kootz Gallery, Inc. held a solo show for Baziotes in 1946 and continued to exhibit his works until 1958.

Baziotes taught at Subjects of the Artist, 1948; the Brooklyn Museum Art School and New York University, 1949-1952; the People's Art Center at the Museum of Modern Art, 1950-1952; and Hunter College, 1952-1962. Baziotes died in 1963.
Provenance:
The William and Ethel Baziotes papers were donated by Ethel Baziotes, widow of William Baziotes, in several installments from 1969 to 1993.
Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center.
Topic:
Abstract expressionism  Search this
Painters -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Art, Abstract  Search this
Genre/Form:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Photographs
Sketchbooks
Citation:
William and Ethel Baziotes papers, circa 1900-1992, bulk 1935-1980. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
AAA.baziwill
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William and Ethel Baziotes papers
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9d6f7f943-90c5-4dd7-b527-e69d86772014
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-baziwill

Drawings Against War and Fascism [drawing] / (photographed by Peter A. Juley & Son)

Artist:
Walkowitz, Abraham 1878-1965  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Topic:
Figure--Full length  Search this
Allegory--Civic--Fascism  Search this
Allegory--Civic--War  Search this
State of Being--Emotion--Sorrow  Search this
State of Being--Other--Imprisonment  Search this
Image number:
JUL J0010581
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Photograph Study Collection
Data Source:
Photograph Study Collection, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_10581

Drawings Against War and Fascism [drawing] / (photographed by Peter A. Juley & Son)

Artist:
Walkowitz, Abraham 1878-1965  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Topic:
Figure--Full length  Search this
State of Being--Emotion--Sorrow  Search this
State of Being--Other--Imprisonment  Search this
Allegory--Civic--Fascism  Search this
Allegory--Civic--War  Search this
Image number:
JUL J0010582
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Photograph Study Collection
Data Source:
Photograph Study Collection, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_10582

The Pirate and the Prisoner [painting] / (photographed by Peter A. Juley & Son)

Artist:
Mora, F. Luis 1874-1940  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1906
Topic:
Figure group--Child  Search this
Recreation--Sport & Play--Games  Search this
Recreation--Dress up  Search this
Object--Weapon--Sword  Search this
Object--Weapon--Gun  Search this
Occupation--Crime--Pirate  Search this
State of Being--Other--Imprisonment  Search this
Image number:
JUL J0108431
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Photograph Study Collection
Data Source:
Photograph Study Collection, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_108432

Murder of Edith Cavell [graphic arts] / (photographed by Peter A. Juley & Son)

Artist:
Bellows, George 1882-1925  Search this
Subject:
Cavell, Edith  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1918
Topic:
History--Belgium--World War I  Search this
Portrait female--Full length  Search this
Occupation--Medicine--Nurse  Search this
State of Being--Evil--War  Search this
State of Being--Other--Imprisonment  Search this
State of Being--Death--Execution  Search this
Image number:
JUL J0119246
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Photograph Study Collection
Data Source:
Photograph Study Collection, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_119247

Return of the Useless [painting] / (photographed by Peter A. Juley & Son)

Artist:
Bellows, George 1882-1925  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1918
Topic:
History--France--World War I  Search this
Occupation--Military--Soldier  Search this
Occupation--Labor  Search this
State of Being--Evil--War  Search this
State of Being--Other--Imprisonment  Search this
Architecture--Vehicle--Train  Search this
Image number:
JUL J0119249
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Photograph Study Collection
Data Source:
Photograph Study Collection, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_119250

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