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ID: 500010929
 
Record Type: Person
Coburn, Alvin Langdon (British and American photographer, 1882-1966)

Note: Coburn emigrated to the United Kingdom in 1912 and became a naturalized British citizen in 1932. Coburn was a founding member of the Photo Secession, New York City, in 1902, and of the Pictorial Photographers of America in 1916. Coburn was associated with the Linked Ring in 1903, and the Royal Photographic Society in the United Kingdom. American photographer, became a naturalized British citizen.

Names:
Coburn, Alvin Langdon (preferred,V,index,LC)
Alvin Langdon Coburn (V,display)
Coburn, A. L. (V)

Nationalities:
British (modern) (preferred)
English
American

Roles:
artist (preferred)
photographer

Gender: male

Birth and Death Places:
Born:  Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts, United States) (inhabited place)
Died:  Wales (United Kingdom) (country)

Related People or Corporate Bodies:
member of ....  Linked Ring, The  
................  (British association of photographers, active 1892-1909) [500120926]
student of ....  Dow, Arthur Wesley  
..................  (American painter and woodcutter, 1857-1922) [500006205]

List/Hierarchical Position:
 ....  Persons, Artists
 ........  Coburn, Alvin Langdon (I)

Biographies:
(British and American photographer, 1882-1966) ..... [VP Preferred]
(artist, 1882-1966) ..... [GRL]
(American photographer, 1882-1966) ..... [Grove Art]
(American photographer) ..... [AVERY]
(American photographer, 1882-1966) ..... [AVERY]
(American artist, 1882-1966) ..... [WL-Courtauld]
(American artist, 1882-1966) ..... [WCI]
(British (b. USA), 1882-1966) ..... [JPGM]
(English and American photographer; born Boston (Massachusetts, United States), 1882; died Rhos-on-Sea (near Colwyn Bay, Wales, United Kingdom), 1966) ..... [CCA]
(British photographer, 1882-1966) ..... [BHA]

Sources and Contributors:
Alvin Langdon Coburn ........ [CCA, VP]
.........................................  Canadian Centre for Architecture database
Coburn, A. L. ........ [AVERY, GRL, VP]
...........................  Avery Authority files (1963-)
...........................  Library of Congress Authorities database (n.d.) n 79018519
Coburn, Alvin Langdon ........ [AVERY Preferred, BHA Preferred, CCA Preferred, GRL Preferred, Grove Art Preferred, JPGM Preferred, WCI Preferred, WL-Courtauld Preferred]
...........................................  Avery Authority files (1963-)
...........................................  Grove Art artist database (1989-)
...........................................  Library of Congress Authorities database (n.d.) n 79018519
...........................................  Library of Congress Authorities online (2002-)
...........................................  Witt Library, Authority files

Subject: ........ [AVERY, BHA, CCA, GRL, Grove Art, JPGM, VP, WCI, WL-Courtauld]
....................  Auer, Encyclop├ędie des Photographes (1985)
....................  Canadian Centre for Architecture database
....................  Eastman House Database [online] (n.d.)
....................  Encyclopedia of World Art (1959-1987)
....................  Gernsheim, History of Photography from the Camera Obscura (1969)
....................  Grove Art artist database (1989-)
....................  LCNAF Library of Congress Name Authority File [n.d.]
....................  Library of Congress Authorities database (n.d.)
....................  Library of Congress Authorities online (2002-)
....................  Naylor, Contemporary Photographers (1988)
....................  Weaver, Alvin Langdon Coburn: Symbolist Photographer (1986)
....................  Who Was Who in American Art (1985)
....................  Witt Library, Authority files
 
Note:
English .......... [AVERY, CCA, WL-Courtauld]
.......... Auer, Encyclop├ędie des Photographes (1985)
.......... LCNAF Library of Congress Name Authority File [n.d.]
.......... Naylor, Contemporary Photographers (1988)
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