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William Baziotes (1912-1963) : the formation of a subjectively based imagery / by Melinda Anne Lorenz,

William Baziotes (1912-1963) : the formation of a subjectively based imagery / by Melinda Anne Lorenz,

Lorenz, Melinda A.

Art historian

Collection Information

Size: 132 p.

Summary: Thesis is a study of "major themes and images in William Baziotes' paintings during the late 1930's and 1940's..."

Biographical/Historical Note

Art historian. Born in Evanston, Ill. B.A., Univ. of Maryland, 1968. Taught Art History at Mary Washington College, Fredericksburg, Va. M.A., Univ. of Maryland, 1972. Ph.D., Univ. of Calif., 1981. Baziotes was an abstract painter whose work was noted for its mysterious expressions. Studied under Leon Kroll at the National Academy of Design in New York.

Provenance

Donated by Mrs. Ethel Baziotes, who received it from Lorenz upon its completion, 1972. Photocopy discarded after microfilming.

Additional Forms Available

Microfilm reel 5048 (fr. 208-355) available for use 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.

How to Cite This Collection

William Baziotes (1912-1963) : the formation of a subjectively based imagery / by Melinda Anne Lorenz, . Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.