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BORGLUM, Solon Hannibal (1868 - 1922), Sculptor

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
BORGLUM, Solon Hannibal (1868 - 1922), Sculptor

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American, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 22 December 1868, in Ogden (Utah), to Danish parents; died 31 January 1922, in Stamford (Connecticut).

Sculptor. Local figures, animals.

Solon Borglum, brother of Gutzon Borglum, studied at the Cincinnati Art Academy, and at the Académie Julian in Paris with Fremiet and Puech (1898). He spent his early life as a rancher in western Nebraska, and in 1899, he

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