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Waintrob-Budd photographs of American artists, 1953-1980

Waintrob-Budd photographs of American artists, 1953-1980

Waintrob-Budd (Firm : New York, N.Y.)

Collection Information

Size: 68 items (partially microfilmed on 2 reels)

Summary: REEL 1817: Photographs of: Will Barnet, Jose de Creeft (2), Sonia Delaunay, Walker Evans, Joseph Floch, Suzi Gablik (2), Adolph Gottlieb (also filmed on reel 1886, fr. 33-34), Lorrie Goulet, Minna Harkavy, William Hayter (2), Paul Jenkins, Lee Krasner (2), Lilliane Lijn, Jerry Sheerin (2), and Darthea Speyer (2). Also included is a group photo of Jose de Creeft, Jacques Lipchitz, George Biddle, Thomas Benton, and Ben Shahn at the American Academy of Arts & Letters Ceremonial, May 20, 1964.

Biographical/Historical Note

Photographic studio; New York, N.Y. Sidney J. and his brother A. L. (Bud) Waintrob specialized in photographing artists, curators and other art world personalities. They worked under the name Budd [Studio] before using Waintrob-Budd.


Photographs on reel 1817 and unmicrofilmed photos donated 1974-1987 by Sidney J. Waintrob; photographs on reel 1886 donated 1979-1980 by Samuel I. Hoffberg, whose relationship to Waintrob-Budd is unclear.

Additional Forms Available

Microfilm reels 1817 & 1886 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.

Restrictions on Access

Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Microfilmed materials must be consulted on microfilm. Contact Reference Services for more information.

Restrictions on Use

Authorization to publish or reproduce must be obtained from David Stekert, Budd studio, 70 St. Marks Pl. 5F, New York, NY 10003; tel. (917) 353-1863.

How to Cite This Collection

Waintrob-Budd photographs of American artists, 1953-1980. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.