(1839 - 1923)
Walton Ricketson was active/lived in Massachusetts. Walton Ricketson is known for sculptor-bust and bas relief.
Biography Walton Ricketson
A resident of New Bedford, Massachusetts from 1870 to 1923, Walton Ricketson was a noted sculptor of portrait busts of prominent people including Louisa Mae Alcott, Henry Thoreau, and Ralph Waldo Emerson.
With Herbert Bryant he was co-founder of the New Bedford Art Club. He exhibited at the National Academy of Design and the Boston Art Club.
_________________________________________________________________________________The following is an excerpt from a talk, Artists of this Vicinity, by Mrs. Elwyn G Campbell of New Bedford, Massachusetts:
In speaking of Walton Ricketson born in New Bedford of fine old Dartmouth
stock, his personality is so delightful, his talent so evident, his
reminiscences of such great interes
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