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Dommett, Roy Leonard (1933–2015), missile scientist

C.N. Hill and Dave Wright.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

P ublished online January 2019 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Science and Mathematics; Sculpture and Carving. 1730 words.

Dommett, Roy Leonard (1933–2015), missile scientist, was born on 25 June 1933 at 30 Wharncliffe Road, Itchen, Southampton, the son of Leonard Frank Dommett (1907–1996), a painter and...

Hawkins, Benjamin Waterhouse (1807–1894), natural history artist and sculptor

Steve McCarthy.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Drawing and Pastels; Painting; Natural History; Sculpture and Carving. 1048 words.

Hawkins, Benjamin Waterhouse (1807–1894), natural history artist and sculptor, was born on 8 February 1807 in Devonshire Street, London, the son of Thomas Hawkins (1777/8–1811), artist, and...

Pingo family (per. c. 1690–1815), clockmakers, engravers, and medallists

Christopher Eimer.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Sculpture and Carving; Prints and Printmaking; Science and Mathematics; Instruments and Instrumentation Engineering. 2547 words.

Pingo family (per. c. 1690–1815), clockmakers, engravers, and medallists, was established in London in the 1670s. It is believed that the name Pingo or Pingoe—as it was...

Potter, Walter (1835–1918), taxidermist

Pat Morris.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

P ublished online May 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Art; Zoology and Animal Sciences; Sculpture and Carving; Conservation, Preservation, and Care of Artworks; Museums, Libraries, and Information Sciences. 1031 words.

Potter, Walter (1835–1918), taxidermist, was born at Bramber, Sussex, on 2 July 1835 (and was baptized at Bramber on 13 September), the sixth son of James Potter (d. 1867), labourer, and...

Rosen, Ismond (1924–1996), psychoanalyst and sculptor

Henry R. Rollin.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Psychology; Sculpture and Carving. 1565 words.

Rosen, Ismond (1924–1996), psychoanalyst and sculptor, was born on 2 August 1924 in Johannesburg, South Africa, the son of Harry Rosen (1880–1956) and his wife, Dora Zelda, née Goldstein...

Sievier, Robert William (1794–1865), engraver, sculptor, and scientist

Martin Greenwood.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Science and Mathematics; Sculpture and Carving; Prints and Printmaking. 585 words.

Sievier, Robert William (1794–1865), engraver, sculptor, and scientist, was born in London on 24 July 1794. He decided to become an engraver after gaining a silver medal from the Society of...

Ward, (James) Rowland (1847–1912), taxidermist

Pat Morris.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

P ublished online May 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Zoology and Animal Sciences; Sculpture and Carving. 1240 words.

Ward, (James) Rowland (1847–1912), taxidermist, was born at 21 Edward Street, St Pancras, London, on 12 May 1847, the second son of (Edwin) Henry Ward (1812–1878) and his wife, Emily, née H...

Willard, Solomon

Sylvia Leistyna Lahvis.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Engineering and Technology; Architecture; Sculpture and Carving; Education. 1230 words.

Willard, Solomon (26 June 1783–27 February 1861), sculptor, architect, inventor, and educator, was born in Petersham, Massachusetts, the son of William Willard, a carpenter and joiner, and...