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GREENOUGH, Richard Saltonstall (1819 - 1904), Sculptor

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
GREENOUGH, Richard Saltonstall (1819 - 1904), Sculptor

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American, 19th century, male.

Born 1819, in Boston; died 23 April 1904, in Rome.

Sculptor. Busts, groups.

Richard Saltonstall Greenough was the brother of Horatio Greenough. He initially studied in Paris, where his busts were well received. On his return to America he settled in Newport, where he was equally successful. From 1874 he made frequent visits to Europe.

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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