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Ward, John Quincy Adams 1830-1910

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Works: 91 works in 105 publications in 2 languages and 683 library holdings
Genres: Catalogs  Biography  Portraits  History  Slides  Exhibition catalogs 
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Classifications: NB237.W2, 730.924
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John Quincy Adams Ward, dean of American sculpture : with a catalogue raisonneĢ by Lewis I Sharp ( Book )
2 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 368 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Unveiling of the equestrian statue of General Philip H. Sheridan, Capitol park, Albany, New York, October 7, 1916 by New York (State) ( Book )
4 editions published in 1916 in English and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Shakespeare. Ward's statue in the Central Park, New York ( Book )
1 edition published in 1873 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Orations, odes, etc. commemorating the dedication of Ward's statue of Shakespeare
Reminiscent sketch of a boyhood friend by John Quincy Adams Ward ( Book )
2 editions published in 1908 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
American Academy in Rome records by American Academy in Rome ( )
in Multiple languages and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Rome office records consist of records of staff and personal papers. Records of staff include the office files of Directors H. Siddons Mowbray, George Breck, Jesse Benedict Carter, Gorham Phillips Stevens, James Monroe Hewlett, Chester H. Aldrich, Amey Aldrich [Acting Director, very briefly, perhaps unofficially], Charles R. Morey, and Laurance P. Roberts; and records of two members of the School of Fine Arts faculty, Frank P. Fairbanks, Professor of Fine Arts, and Felix Lamond, Professor of Music. Also surviving are the personal papers of Director Gorham Phillips Stevens consisting of correspondence, financial records, and documentation of professional and charitable activities
George Washington by Henry Kirke Brown ( Visual )
and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
An American sculptor by George William Sheldon ( Book )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
John Quincy Adams Ward papers by John Quincy Adams Ward ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Papers, 1857-1915. The collection contains correspondence related to Ward's work as a sculptor, some contracts with groups who commissioned statues from him, invoices from photographers, bronze casters, etc., and miscellaneous printed ephemera. The correspondence includes letters from sculptors, architects, public officials, craftsmen, individuals interested in ordering exhibitions or monuments, including two widows commissioning busts of their late husbands, members of art and sculpture societies, and some friends, although all of the correspondence is work-related. Correspondents include Herbert Adams, Thomas Gold Appleton, Karl Bitter, Gutzon Borglum, Daniel Chester French, Robert Underwood Johnson, Thomas Addison Richards, Edward Clark Potter, Alexander E. Orr, R.S. Chilton, National Sculpture Society, New York City Department of Parks, National Academy of Design, Paul Dana, F. Wellington Ruckstull, National Arts Club, Charles N. Thomas, and C.A. Heber. The letters deal with his activities in connection with statues in New York City, particularly the Brooklyn Soldiers and Sailors monument; statuary in the Library of Congress; the St. Louis Exposition; the World's Columbian Exposition; the Henry Ward Beecher statue in Brooklyn - these papers include two small sketches of the statue, Beecher's measurements, and a telegram announcing his death and asking for instructions about taking a death mask; the South Carolina Interstate and West Indian Exposition; the Washington statue for Newburyport (Mass.); and other professional activities. There are also letters from Robert Cushing, written from Carrara and other places in Italy in 1869, describing his experiences supervising the execution into marble of one of Ward's large groups, then being done by Tommaso Gagliardi of Carrara. Printed ephemera mostly relates to artistic organizations, but includes a 1909 price list for carriages and passenger wagons issued by Studebaker Bros. A few letters to Ward's widow discuss biographical data and acknowledge gifts of his sculptures
Scrapbook of mounted clippings by John Quincy Adams Ward ( Book )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The times and friends of the hermit David Orrin Steinberger by Fern Ioula Bauer ( Book )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
An narrative of the life of David Orrin Steinberger, also known as the "Hermit of Mad River," along with the lives of his friends, the sculptor John Quincy Adams Ward, the Reverend Professor Ezra Keller, and publishers Isaac K. Funk and Adam W. Wagnalls
Paul Wayland Bartlett papers by Paul Wayland Bartlett ( )
in Undetermined and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Legal documents relate to the Lafayette statue, 1900, and also include Bartlett's death certificate. Financial records, 1899-1922, consist of bank statements, checkbooks, bills and receipts for casting, photography, dues and rent. Clippings and a scrapbook deal with Bartlett's Lafayette statue. Other printed material includes articles on various Bartlett sculptures and other sculptors, exhibition catalogs, passes and announcements, yearbooks from the American Club of Paris, 1905-1909, and material from the American Art Association of Paris, including a 20 p. booklet by Bartlett giving the history of the group, and an invitation, 1906, to an auction to benefit the victims of the San Francisco earthquake
New York, N.Y., to Messrs. Schell and Bradley of Harper & Brothers by John Quincy Adams Ward ( Book )
in Undetermined and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Concerning articles on his work, mainly the Henry Ward Beecher monument
[Statue of Shakespeare, Central Park, N.Y.] by John Parker Davis ( Visual )
and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The National Academy of Design by John Gilmer Speed ( )
1 edition published in 1893 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
William Cullen Bryant and Parke Godwin papers by William Cullen Bryant ( )
in Undetermined and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Letters and printed material
Album file ( Visual )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Some albums concentrate on specific subjects. Albums relating to the Civil War include an album by George Barnard depicting Sherman's campaign in the south, a book of 120 cartes-de-visite caricature photographs, and two volumes showing New York monuments at the Gettyburg battles. One album documents the New York Division of the Mexican Border Service in 1916. One album concentrates on New York city firehouses, and another documents the career of a prize-winning bull terrier show dog
[Albumen prints from photographs in First annual report of the Board of Commissioners of the Department of Public Parks, for the year ending May 1, 1871] ( )
1 edition published in 1871 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
"5 albumen prints from photographs of park scenes and statuary. 3 collotypes from photographs of park scenery. The printing company is unidentified, George Rockwood did the photographs and at this time purchased the Rye patent rights in the United States."--Hanson Collection catalog, p. 39
John Quincy Adams Ward, 1830-1910 papers by John Quincy Adams Ward ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Correspondence, bills, receipts, contracts, sketches, scrapbooks, and photographs mostly relating to Ward's career as a sculptor, 1854-1910; correspondents include Erastus Dow Palmer, William D. Howells, Paul Bartlett, and Henry K. Brown. There are also genealogical materials on the Ward family and correspondence of Rachel Ward, 1906-33, concerning her husband's career and exhibits of his works
American sculptors scrapbook of reproductions ( Book )
1 edition published in 1931 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
[Photographs of sculpture] ( Visual )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Folders contains photographs and information sheets related to sculptures signed or attributed to artists. Information may include the title of work, owner, medium, additional provenance, date, dimensions, and medium. Most photographs are black-and-white and of professional quality
 
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Alternative Names
John Quincy Adams Ward
Ward, J. Q. A.
Ward, J. Q. A. (John Quincy Adams), 1830-1910
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