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Bartlett, Paul Wayland

Born: 1865 AD
Died: 1925 AD
Nationality: American
Categories: Artists, Designers

1865 – Paul Wayland Bartlett was born 24th of January in New Haven, Connecticut.

1887 – Won a medal at the Paris Salon.

1890 – Began to study at Paris under Emmanuel Frémiet, modeling from animals in the Jardin des Plantes.

His principal works are:

     – Designed for "The Bear Tamer," in the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York.

     – The equestrian statue of Lafayette, in the Cours Albert 1er, Paris, presented to the French Republic by the

school children of America.

     – Commended for his work powerful and virile Columbus and Michelangelo, in the Congressional Library, Washington, DC.

      – Remarkable "Ghost Dancer," in the Pennsylvania Academy, Philadelphia.

      – The "Dying Lion"; the equestrian statue of McClellan in Philadelphia.

      – Statue of Joseph Warren in Boston, Massachusetts.

      – Bronze patinas of reptiles, insects and fish.

1925 – Paul Wayland Bartlett died with great contribution.