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ID: 500125958
Page Link: http://vocab.getty.edu/page/ulan/500125958

 
Record Type: Person
Scott, William (British painter, 1913-1989)

Note: Painter was born in Scotland and from 1924 lived in Enniskillen, Northern Ireland, where he studied art. He attended Belfast college of Art 1928-1931, and the Royal Academy Schools, London 1931-1935. He was active mostly in London and lived in the United States from 1953 to 1956, where he came in contact with the abstract expressionism of Rothko, Pollock, and Kline. Died near Bath, England, 1989.

Names:
Scott, William (preferred,V,index,LC)
William George Scott (V,display)
William Scott (V)
Scott, William George (V,index)

Nationalities:
British (modern) (preferred)
Scottish (Scots, Scotsman)
Irish

Roles:
artist (preferred)
painter

Gender: male

Birth and Death Places:
Born:  Greenock (Inverclyde, Scotland, United Kingdom) (inhabited place)

List/Hierarchical Position:
 ....  Persons, Artists
 ........  Scott, William (I)

Biographies:
(British painter, 1913-1989) ..... [VP Preferred]
(British artist, 1913-) ..... [WCP]
(British artist, 1913-1989) ..... [WCI]
(British painter, 1913-1989) ..... [BHA]
(British artist, 1913-1989) ..... [WL-Courtauld]
(Irish Painter, 1913-1989) ..... [Grove Art]
(artist, 1913-1989) ..... [GRL]

Additional Names:

Sources and Contributors:
Scott, William ........ [BHA Preferred, GRL Preferred, Grove Art Preferred]
..............................  BHA, Authority file (1973-)
..............................  Grove Art artist database (1989-)
..............................  Library of Congress Authorities database (n.d.) n 86000635
Scott, William George ........ [VP, WCI Preferred, WCP Preferred, WL-Courtauld Preferred]
...........................................  Database for the Witt Checklist of Painters c. 1200-1976 (1978-)
...........................................  Witt Library, Authority files
William George Scott ........ [VP]
.........................................  Getty Vocabulary Program rules
William Scott ........ [VP]
............................  Getty Vocabulary Program rules

Subject: ........ [BHA, Gallery Systems, GRL, Grove Art, VP, WCI, WCP, WL-Courtauld]
....................  Artnet [online] (2003-) accessed 29 October 2004
....................  BHA, Authority file (1973-)
....................  Database for the Witt Checklist of Painters c. 1200-1976 (1978-)
....................  Encyclopedia of World Art (1959-1987)
....................  Gallery Systems (2000-) LOC ID: n86000635
....................  Getty Vocabulary Program rules
....................  Grove Art artist database (1989-)
....................  Havlice, Index to Artistic Biography (1973)
....................  Library of Congress Authorities database (n.d.) LOC ID: n86000635
....................  New York Times (1 January 1990)
....................  Praeger Encyclopedia of Art (1967-1968)
....................  Seuphor, Dictionary of Abstract Painting (1957)
....................  Witt Library, Authority files
 
Note:
English .......... [VP, WL-Courtauld]
.......... Bénézit, Dictionnaire des Peintres (1976) 9:485
.......... Grove Art Online (2003-2008) accessed 1 December 2005
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