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WARD, Herbert (1863 - 1919), Sculptor, painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
WARD, Herbert (1863 - 1919), Sculptor, painter

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British, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 1863, in London; died 7 August 1919, in Paris.

Sculptor, painter. Figures, scenes with figures.


After travelling alone in hitherto unexplored lands, from 1887 to 1889 Herbert Ward travelled with the explorer Stanley on his African expedition. Ward wrote a number of books, including Five Years with the Congo Cannibals. An ethnographer, historian and Africa

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