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Walter Pach Portrait

Walter Pach

Born:
New York, New York 1883

Died:
New York, New York 1958

Photo Caption:
Walter Pach, Peter A. Juley & Son Collection, Smithsonian American Art Museum J0002035

Biography

Artist, critic, teacher. Influenced by Henri Matisse, Jacques Villon, Pablo Picasso and Paul Cézanne, he worked in both oil and watercolor and did etchings. He published 11 books, translated Elie Faure's five-volume History of Art and helped organize the famous Armory Show of 1913.

Joan Stahl American Artists in Photographic Portraits from the Peter A. Juley & Son Collection (Washington, D.C. and Mineola, New York: National Museum of American Art and Dover Publications, Inc., 1995)