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Herbert Adams

 (1858 - 1945)
Herbert Samuel Adams was active/lived in New York, New Hampshire.  Herbert Adams is known for marble portrait female sculpture, medallic art.

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Herbert Adams


A leading sculptor of the Renaissance Revival movement, Herbert Adams was born in Concord, Vermont at a time when American sculptors were turning away from antiquities to modern subjects and methods.

He studied at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and was a student at the Ecole des Beaux Arts* in Paris during the period when American artists were turning away from copying antiquities to more creative, lively surface modeling.  He earned honorable mentions in the Paris Salon* of 1888 and 1889 as well as many other medals at American expositions and exhibitions.  He was a member of the National Academy of Design*, which he also served as President.

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About  Herbert Adams

Born:  1858 - Concord, Vermon
Died:   1945 - New York City
Known for:  marble portrait female sculpture, medallic art