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WARD, John Quincy Adams (1830 - 1910), Sculptor (bronze/marble)

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
WARD, John Quincy Adams (1830 - 1910), Sculptor (bronze/marble)

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American, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 29 June 1830, in Urbana (Ohio); died 1 May 1910, in New York.

Sculptor (bronze/marble). Busts, monuments, decorative objects.

John Quincy Adams Ward was the brother of the painter Edgar Ward, and the pupil of Henry Kirke Brown.

He started by producing small decorative objects in precious metals. He sculpted numerous monuments for public squares in North America, including

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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