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Davidson, Jo

Born: 1883 AD
Died: 1952 AD
Nationality: American
Categories: Sculptor

1883 – Born in New York City on the 30th of March.


1907 – Attended Yale University before moving to Paris to study sculpture at École nationale supérieure des beaux-arts.


1911 – Davidson secured his first solo gallery shows.


1934 – He won the National Academy of Design’s Maynard Prize.


1947 – The American Academy of Arts and Letters hosted a retrospective featuring nearly 200 of his works.


1949 – One of 250 sculptors who exhibited in the 3rd Sculpture International at Philadelphia Museum of Art in the summer.


1952 – Jo Davidson died on the 2nd of January.