William Claxton

Profile:
American photographer.

B: October 12, 1927
D: October 11, 2008

Claxton's works included a book of photographs of Steve McQueen, and Jazz Life, a book of photographs depicting jazz artists in the 1960s.
He was most noted for his photography of jazz musicians including Chet Baker. Claxton also photographed celebrities and models.
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William Claxton - Assorted Flavors Of Pacific Jazz - A Hi-Fi Sampler album art Various Various - Assorted Flavors Of Pacific Jazz - A Hi-Fi Sampler Pacific Jazz US 1956 Sell This Version
WP-1409 William Claxton - Poetry & Jazz (Jazz Canto) – The Poems Of Walt Whitman, Lanston Hughes, Philip Whalen, Lawrence Lipton, Dylan Thomas, Lawrence Ferlinghetti & William Carlos Williams album art Various Various - Poetry & Jazz (Jazz Canto) – The Poems Of Walt Whitman, Lanston Hughes, Philip Whalen, Lawrence Lipton, Dylan Thomas, Lawrence Ferlinghetti & William Carlos Williams(LP, Album, Mono, Mic) World Pacific Records WP-1409 US 1961 Sell This Version

Visual

EP4-2 William Claxton - Gerry Mulligan Quartet album art Gerry Mulligan Quartet Gerry Mulligan Quartet - Gerry Mulligan Quartet(7", EP) Pacific Jazz EP4-2 US 1953 Sell This Version
William Claxton - Lee Konitz Plays With The Gerry Mulligan Quartet /  Gerry Mulligan Quartet album art Lee Konitz Plays With The Gerry Mulligan Quartet / Gerry Mulligan Quartet Lee Konitz Plays With The Gerry Mulligan Quartet / Gerry Mulligan Quartet - Lee Konitz Plays With The Gerry Mulligan Quartet / Gerry Mulligan Quartet Pacific Jazz, Pacific Jazz US 1953 Sell This Version
EP4-3 William Claxton - Lee Konitz Plays With The Gerry Mulligan Quartet album art Lee Konitz Plays With The Gerry Mulligan Quartet* Lee Konitz Plays With The Gerry Mulligan Quartet* - Lee Konitz Plays With The Gerry Mulligan Quartet(7", EP) Pacific Jazz EP4-3 US 1953 Sell This Version
William Claxton - Chet Baker Quartet Featuring Russ Freeman album art Chet Baker Quartet Featuring Russ Freeman Chet Baker Quartet Featuring Russ Freeman - Chet Baker Quartet Featuring Russ Freeman (Comp, Album) Pacific Jazz, Pacific Jazz UK 1953 Sell This Version
William Claxton - Chet Baker Quartet album art Chet Baker Quartet Chet Baker Quartet - Chet Baker Quartet (Album) Pacific Jazz US 1953 Sell This Version
William Claxton - Gerry Mulligan Quartet album art Gerry Mulligan Quartet Gerry Mulligan Quartet - Gerry Mulligan Quartet (Album, EP) Pacific Jazz, Pacific Jazz France 1953 Sell This Version
William Claxton - Shelly Manne And His Men album art Shelly Manne And His Men* Shelly Manne And His Men* - Shelly Manne And His Men (Album) Contemporary Records UK 1953 Sell This Version
PJLP-7 William Claxton - Laurindo Almeida Quartet Featuring Bud Shank album art Laurindo Almeida Quartet Featuring Bud Shank Laurindo Almeida Quartet Featuring Bud Shank - Laurindo Almeida Quartet Featuring Bud Shank(10", Album) Pacific Jazz PJLP-7 US 1953 Sell This Version
EP4-4 William Claxton - Chet Baker Quartet album art Chet Baker Quartet Chet Baker Quartet - Chet Baker Quartet(7", EP) Pacific Jazz EP4-4 US 1953 Sell This Version
TL1501, TL-1501 William Claxton - The Dave Pell Octet Plays A Folio Of Seldom Heard Tunes By Rodgers & Hart album art Dave Pell Octet Dave Pell Octet - The Dave Pell Octet Plays A Folio Of Seldom Heard Tunes By Rodgers & Hart(LP, Album, Mono) Trend (3), Trend (3) TL1501, TL-1501 US 1954 Sell This Version
William Claxton - Barney Kessel album art Barney Kessel Barney Kessel - Barney Kessel (Album, EP) Contemporary Records US 1954 Sell This Version
William Claxton - Bud Shank And Three Trombones album art Bud Shank And Three Trombones Bud Shank And Three Trombones - Bud Shank And Three Trombones (EP) Pacific Jazz US 1954 Sell This Version
William Claxton - Vol.1 The Quintet album art Lennie Niehaus Lennie Niehaus - Vol.1 The Quintet (Album) Contemporary Records, Contemporary Records, Contemporary Records US 1954 Sell This Version
William Claxton - Compositions Of Shorty Rogers album art Bud Shank Quintet* Bud Shank Quintet* - Compositions Of Shorty Rogers (Album) Nocturne Records US 1954 Sell This Version
William Claxton - Bob Brookmeyer Quartet album art Bob Brookmeyer Quartet* Bob Brookmeyer Quartet* - Bob Brookmeyer Quartet Pacific Jazz US 1954 Sell This Version
William Claxton - Plays A Dance Concert album art Jerry Fielding Jerry Fielding - Plays A Dance Concert (Album) Trend (3) US 1954 Sell This Version
William Claxton - The Russ Freeman Trio album art The Russ Freeman Trio The Russ Freeman Trio - The Russ Freeman Trio (Album) Pacific Jazz US 1954 Sell This Version
William Claxton - Compositions Of Shorty Rogers album art Bud Shank Quintet* Bud Shank Quintet* - Compositions Of Shorty Rogers (EP) Nocturne Records US 1954 Sell This Version
William Claxton - Chet Baker Ensemble album art Chet Baker Ensemble Chet Baker Ensemble - Chet Baker Ensemble (Album) Pacific Jazz France 1954 Sell This Version
William Claxton - Meet Mr. Gordon album art Bob Gordon Quintet Bob Gordon Quintet - Meet Mr. Gordon (Album) Pacific Jazz US 1954 Sell This Version
William Claxton - 1953 album art Kid Ory's Creole Jazz Band* Kid Ory's Creole Jazz Band* - 1953 (EP) Good Time Jazz UK 1954 Sell This Version
William Claxton - Lee Konitz And The Gerry Mulligan Quartet album art Lee Konitz And The Gerry Mulligan Quartet* Lee Konitz And The Gerry Mulligan Quartet* - Lee Konitz And The Gerry Mulligan Quartet (Album) Pacific Jazz, Pacific Jazz US 1954 Sell This Version
William Claxton - Plays And Sings Matt Dennis album art Matt Dennis Matt Dennis - Plays And Sings Matt Dennis (Album, EP) Trend (3) US 1954 Sell This Version