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William Rimmer

 (1816 - 1879)
William Rimmer was active/lived in Massachusetts, New York.  William Rimmer is known for mythology, allegorical and portrait sculpture-carved marble.

Keywords and Quick Facts for William Rimmer


Birth / Death:  1816 Liverpool, England - 1879 South Milford, Massachusetts

Methods for William Rimmer

Direct Carver, Hand Carving
Easel Painting
Graphic Arts, Graphic Design, Printmaking
Illustration, Illustrator
Large Scale, Monumental
Sculpture, Sculptor
Sign Painting

Media for William Rimmer

Granite
Lithography, Lithograph

Subjects for William Rimmer

Animals, Mammals
Architecture, Buildings, Houses, Structures, Linearity
Figure, Figurative, Human Figure
Genre, Human Activity
Greek Mythology
History: Historical Figures, Sites, Events
Landscape
Life-Size Portrait, Figure, Animal
Narrative
Portrait Bust Sculpture
Portraits
Religion, Mysticism, Spirituality
Torso

Geography/Places Lived and/or Worked for William Rimmer

Boston Before 1900
Italy Before World War I

Schools for William Rimmer

Cooper Union Art School, Cooper School of Design, Student
Cooper Union Art School, Cooper School of Design, Teacher
School of the Museum of Fine Art, Boston, Teacher

Chronology for William Rimmer

Early 19th Century Before Civil War
Late 19th Century, After Civil War

Added Description for William Rimmer

Art Educator: School Teaching, Public Lectures, Workshops
Chalk Talk Artist
Figure Specialty
Narrative Specialty
Public Place Art: Murals, Sculptures, Painting
Studio Building, Boston, Resident

Exhibition of Art Association for William Rimmer

Boston Art Club-
National Academy of Design-

Exhibition of Museum for William Rimmer

Boston Museum of Fine Arts
Whitney Museum of American Art

Exhibition of Special Venue for William Rimmer

Armory Show 1913, New York


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