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HOSMER, Harriet Goodhue (1830 - 1908), Sculptor

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
HOSMER, Harriet Goodhue (1830 - 1908), Sculptor

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American, 19th century, female.

Born 6 October 1830, in Watertown (Massachusetts); died 21 February 1908, in Watertown.

Sculptor. Statues, busts.

Harriet Goodhue Hosmer was a pupil at Mrs. Charles Sedgwick’s School in Lenox, and studied drawing and sculpture in Boston. After working on anatomy at the at Missouri Medical College of St Louis she went to Rome, where she was a pupil of the English sculptor

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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