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BAILLY, Joseph A. (1825 - 1883), Sculptor

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
BAILLY, Joseph A. (1825 - 1883), Sculptor

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American, 19th century, male.

Born 1825, in Paris; died 15 June 1883, in Philadelphia.


From his early childhood, Joseph A. Bailly lived in the USA, where he worked as a wood engraver. Later he became a sculptor and for a long time taught at the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts. Among his works are a statue of Washington (1869) placed in front of Government House

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