Barnard, George Grey

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Born: May 24, 1863 AD
Died: 1938 AD, at 74 years of age.

Nationality: American
Categories: Artists


1863 - George Grey Barnard was born 24th May in Bellefonte, Pennsylvania.

 

He studied at the Art Institute of Chicago.

 

1883-1887 - He worked in P. T. Cavelier's atelier at Paris while he attended the Ecole des Beaux-Arts.

 

1885 - His first masterpiece is "The Boy".

 

1910 - Love & Labor;The Unbroken Law, Capitol Building, Harrisburg, PAA strong Rodin influence is evident in his early work.

 

1912 - He completed several figures for the new state capitol at Harrisburg, Pennsylvania.

 

1917 - A colossal statue of Abraham Lincoln, was the subject of heated controversy because of its rough-hewn features and slouching stance.

 

    - The first casting is in Cincinnati, Ohio.

 

1938 - Barnard died 24th of April because of heart attack.

 

 

 

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