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Collection of photographs of William S. Burroughs

Author: Victor Bockris
Edition/Format:   Image : Picture : English
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Two hundred and twelve portrait photographs of William S. Burroughs taken by Victor Bockris from 1977 to 1991.
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Genre/Form: Portraits
Named Person: William S Burroughs; Julian Beck; Victor Bockris; Raymond Foye; Allen Ginsberg; John Giorno; James Grauerholz; Brion Gysin; Fernanda Pivano; Terry Southern; Andy Warhol; Julian Beck; Victor Bockris; William S Burroughs; Raymond Foye; Allen Ginsberg; John Giorno; James Grauerholz; Brion Gysin; Fernanda Pivano; Terry Southern; Andy Warhol
Material Type: Picture
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Victor Bockris
OCLC Number: 61662827
Description: 4 v. : b&w, col. ; 26 cm.
Responsibility: by Victor Bockris.

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Two hundred and twelve portrait photographs of William S. Burroughs taken by Victor Bockris from 1977 to 1991.

The collection is housed in four binders which are divided into a total of twenty-seven sequences. Vol. 1: 1977-1980 comprises photographs 1-48; vol. 2: 1980-1982 comprises photographs 49-106; vol. 3: 1983-1989 comprises photographs 107-161; and vol. 4: 1991-2004 includes photographs 162-212. The photographs include Burroughs at various events and parties, primarily in New York, including his 65th, 70th, and 71st birthday parties; and Burroughs with various writers, celebrities, and artists including: Jean Michel Basquiat, Julian Beck, Victor Bockris, Raymond Foye, Allen Ginsberg, John Giorno, Jeff Goldberg, James Grauerholz, Brion Gysin, Deborah Harry, Mick Jagger, Fernanda Pivano, Lou Reed, Terry Southern, Chris Stein, Joe Strummer, Andy Warhol, and Andrew Wylie. Also present are nine film stills from a 1978 documentary by Howard Brookner; three photographs from 1979 of Burroughs posed with a Bowie knife; ten photographs of his house and yard in Lawrence, Kansas taken in 1991; a sequence of nine photographs of Burroughs and Bockris shooting pistols in Lawrence in 1991; and ten photographs of photo collages created by Bockris and David Schmidlapp for a photo-tapestry entitled "BurroughsWarhol".

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