DAC Collection Artist Information
American photographer, author, and professor
Brief biography, in most instances from the Union List of Artist Names® Online:
From 1933 to 1934, Morris travelled in Europe. He began photography in Vienna, Austria. In 1938, he moved from California to Middlebury, Connecticut, where he began photographing Cape Cod, Massachusetts and New England. In 1939, he began combining his writing and his photographs and from 1940-1941, travelled and photographed in the Southern, Midwestern, and Southwestern United States. In 1942, he photographed in Nebraska. Around 1970, Morris photographed in Venice, Italy.
Artist ID number in the Union List of Artist Names®: ULAN 500037016.
The ULAN link above leads to a cataloging authority record at the Getty Research Institute.
Objects related to Wright Morris:
|Wright Morris||Model T in Shed, Nebraska, 1947||Gelatin silver print|
|Wright Morris||House in Winter, near Lincoln, Nebraska, 1941||Gelatin silver print|
|Wright Morris||Straight-backed Chair by Door, 1947||Gelatin silver print|
|Wright Morris||Tecumseh, City Hall, 1947||Gelatin silver print|
|Wright Morris||Weeping Water, Barber Pole, 1947||Gelatin silver print|
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