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ID: 500115429
 
Record Type: Person
LeWitt, Sol (American painter and sculptor, 1928-2007)

Note: LeWitt moved from Minimalism to Conceptual art in the 1970s often stressing theory over execution, employing systems to govern the artistic process.

Names:
LeWitt, Sol (preferred,V,index,LC)
Sol LeWitt (V,display,LC)
Lewitt, Sol (V,LC)
Sol Lewitt (V)
Le Witt, Sol (U)
Witt, Sol Le (U)

Nationalities:
American (preferred)

Roles:
artist (preferred)
sculptor
conceptual artist
draftsman
painter
printmaker
muralist

Gender: male

Birth and Death Places:
Born:  Hartford (Hartford county, Connecticut, United States) (inhabited place)
Died:  New York City (New York state, United States) (inhabited place)

List/Hierarchical Position:
 ....  Persons, Artists
 ........  LeWitt, Sol (I)

Biographies:
(American painter and sculptor, 1928-2007) ..... [VP Preferred]
(artist) ..... [GRI Special Collections]
(American artist, 1928-2007) ..... [AVERY]
(American sculptor, born 1928) ..... [CL-Courtauld]
(American artist, b.1928) ..... [WCI]
(American artist, 1943-) ..... [WCP]
(American artist, 1928-) ..... [AVERY]
(American sculptor b.1928) ..... [GRLPSC]
(American sculptor, born 1928) ..... [BHA]
(artist, 1928-2007) ..... [GRL]
(American sculptor, 1928-2007) ..... [Grove Art]
(American artist, born 1928) ..... [WL-Courtauld]

Sources and Contributors:
LeWitt, Sol ........ [BHA Preferred, GRISC, GRL Preferred, GRLPSC Preferred, Grove Art Preferred, VP Preferred]
.........................  Bénézit, Dictionnaire des Peintres (1976)
.........................  GRI Special Collections Finding Aids databases (1980-) 2009M5
.........................  Grove Art artist database (1989-)
.........................  Library of Congress Authorities database (n.d.) n 79092583
.........................  Whitney Biennial Exhibition (1987) 189
Lewitt, Sol ........ [AVERY, CL-Courtauld Preferred, GRISC, VP, WCI, WCP, WL-Courtauld Preferred]
........................  Avery Authority files (1963-)
........................  Avery Index to Architectural Periodicals (1963-)
........................  GRI Special Collections Finding Aids databases (1980-) 890164
........................  Whitney Biennial Exhibition (1987) 189
........................  Witt Library, Authority files
Le Witt, Sol ........ [GRL]
.........................  Library of Congress Authorities database (n.d.) n 79092583
Sol LeWitt ........ [GRISC Preferred, VP]
.......................  GRI Special Collections Finding Aids databases (1980-) 940004
.......................  Whitney Biennial Exhibition (1987) 189
Sol Lewitt ........ [VP, WL-Courtauld]
......................  Getty Vocabulary Program rules
Witt, Sol Le ........ [GRL]
.........................  Library of Congress Authorities database (n.d.) n 79092583

Subject: ........ [AVERY, BHA, CL-Courtauld, GRISC, GRL, GRLPSC, Grove Art, VP, WCI, WCP, WL-Courtauld]
....................  ARTbibliographies Modern (1969-) 16/2 #6909
....................  Avery Index to Architectural Periodicals (1963-)
....................  Babington Smith Dictionary of Contemporary artists (1981)
....................  Bénézit, Dictionnaire des Peintres (1976)
....................  Getty Vocabulary Program rules
....................  GRI Special Collections Finding Aids databases (1980-)
....................  Grove Art artist database (1989-)
....................  Grove Dictionary of Art online (1999-2002) Accessed 5/01
....................  International Directory of Exhibiting Artists (1982-) 1982
....................  Kimmelman, Sol LeWitt, New York Times (2007)
....................  LCNAF Library of Congress Name Authority File [n.d.]
....................  Library of Congress Authorities database (n.d.)
....................  Library of Congress Authorities online (2002-) NAFL7999084
....................  Whitney Biennial Exhibition (1987) 189
....................  Witt Library, Authority files
 
Note:
English .......... [AVERY, CL-Courtauld, VP, WL-Courtauld]
.......... LCNAF Library of Congress Name Authority File [n.d.]
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