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FORD, Edward Onslow (1852 - 1901), Painter, sculptor

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
FORD, Edward Onslow (1852 - 1901), Painter, sculptor

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British, 19th century, male.

Born 27 July 1852, in London; died 23 December 1901, in London.

Painter, sculptor. Figures, genre scenes. Statues, busts.

Edward Onslow Ford studied in Antwerp and Munich, and exhibited at the Royal Academy and Suffolk Street from 1875. He abandoned painting for sculpture. His works are notable for their powerful expressive qualities. He became an associate of the Royal Academy

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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