Born in London, England on Sept. 7, 1834. Edwards studied with Wm Behnes in London, John Gibson at the Royal Academy in Rome, and Thorwaldsen in Copenhagen. He came to San Francisco in 1885 and remained until his demise on June 30, 1917. Exh: Mechanics' Inst. (SF), 1885.
Source: Edan Hughes, author of the book "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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