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Ward, John Quincy Adams 1830-1910

Overview
Works: 102 works in 137 publications in 2 languages and 725 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Catalogs  Portraits  Pictorial works  Catalogues raisonnés 
Roles: Author, Other
Classifications: NB237.W2, 730.924
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by John Quincy Adams Ward
John Quincy Adams Ward, dean of American sculpture : with a catalogue raisonné by Lewis I Sharp( Book )

4 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 369 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 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Philip H. Sheridan (1831-1888) was the son of John and Mary Sheridan. He was born in Albany, New York, and grew up in Ohio. He served as an officer for the Union army in the Civil War. In 1875 he married Irene Rucker
Shakespeare. Ward's statue in the Central Park, New York( Book )

2 editions 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

John Q. A. Ward letter by John Quincy Adams Ward( )

2 editions published in 1886 in Undetermined and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Letter to Dr. Jesse C. Green apologizing for being unable to obtain the autograph of Mr. H. K. Brown for Dr. Green
John Quincy Adams Ward papers by John Quincy Adams Ward( )

in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries 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
John Quincy Adams Ward papers in the New York Historical Society by John Quincy Adams Ward( )

in Undetermined and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Correspondence regarding the St. Louis Exposition, the World's Columbian Exposition, the South Carolina Interstate and West Indian Exposition, statuary in New York City and the Library of Congress, the Washington statue in Newburyport, Mass. Letters from Robert Cushing in Italy pertain to the supervision of the execution of Ward's marble statuary group in Carrara. 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, Paul Dana, F. Wellington Ruckstuhll, Charles N. Thomas, C. A. Herber and Ward's wife
A catalogue of the works of the American sculptor John Quincy Adams Ward, 1830-1910 by Lewis I Sharp( )

1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Memorial addresses delivered before the Century Association, November 5, 1910. Resolutions adopted June 4, 1910 by John Quincy Adams Ward( Book )

2 editions published in 1911 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[Statue of Shakespeare, Central Park, N.Y.] by John Parker Davis( Visual )

and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

[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]( Visual )

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
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
Alfred Williams Anthony papers by Alfred Williams Anthony( )

in Undetermined and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Artists include: Edwin A. Abbey, Ernest Albert, Elizabeth A. Allen, Daniel C. Beard, Frank Beard, Samuel G. W. Benjamin, Albert Bierstadt,Nathaniel Blaisdell, Edwin H. Blashfield, Evangeline Blashfield, Charles W. Bolton, Victor D. Brenner, Sydney & Mrs. Burleigh, William M. Chase, Frederic E. Church, Harry Cochrane, William A. Coffin, Timothy Cole, Thomas Cole, Royal Cortissoz, Palmer Cox, Christopher Cranch, Felix O. C. Darley, Frederick Dellenbaugh, Frederick Dielman, Andrew J. Downing, Charles L. Eastlake, George W. Edwards, Daniel C. French, Edmund H. Garrett, Sanford R. Gifford, V. Gribayedoff, Henry W. Herbert, Elbert Hubbard, Daniel Huntington, Laurence Hutton, Ernest L. Ipshen, Norman W. Isham, F. Lynn Jenkins, John La Farge, Edward C. Leavitt, William J. Linton, Benson J. Lossing, Will H. Low, Jervis McEntee, George Merrill, John H. Mills, Thomas Moran, Samuel F.B. Morse
American sculptors : scrapbook of reproductions( Book )

1 edition published in 1931 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Jervis McEntee papers by Jervis McEntee( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The five volumes of diaries are filled with McEntee's detailed thoughts, observations, activities, and encounters. Long passages describe his overwhelming anxieties over money and family difficulties. He is frequently lonely and depressed and always worried about his status as an artist
American Academy in Rome records by American Academy in Rome( )

in Multiple languages and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The New York office records consists of records of staff, rosters, printed matter, photographs, personal papers, Association of Alumni of the American Academy in Rome, and miscellaneous records. Records of staff include the office files of Executive Secretaries Roscoe Guersney, Meriwether Stuart, and Mary T. Williams; Librarian George K. Boyce; and Endowment Fund Campaign Secretaries Phillilps B. Robinson and Edgar I. Williams. Photographs are organized into the categories of works of art, people, buildings, places, events, and miscellaneous. Personal Papers, Memorabilia, and Ephemera were donated to the American Academy in Rome or otherwise left on its premises. None are official records generated by the institution. Included are: Ernest Lewis' photograph album/scrapbook; Allan Marquand's papers; Charles F. McKim's memorabilia, photographs, printed matter, and artifacts; Charles R. Morey's correspondence; and Elihu Vedder's Bible. Miscellaneous records are writings and architectural records. Writings consist of published and unpublished manuscript material about the American Academy in Rome and its history, and article by H. Siddons Mowbray advising on ornamentation, and text and illustrations for the Art and Archaeology issue on the Academy. Also included are fragments of unidentified letters. Architectural records [oversize] include property and floor plans of Villas Aurora, Chiaraviglio, Ferrari, and Ludovisi
Scrapbook of mounted clippings by John Quincy Adams Ward( Book )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

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
John Quincy Adams Ward papers by John Quincy Adams Ward( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Correspondence, list of Ward's works, invoices, professional membership and calling cards, and other papers concerning Ward's career as a sculptor. Relates chiefly to his statue of President James A. Garfield in Washington, D.C., and of William E. Dodge in New York, N.Y., executed in collaboration with Richard Morris Hunt. Documents Ward's association with the Henry-Bonnard Bronze Company
[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

John Quincy Adams Ward Amerikaans beeldhouwer (1830-1910)

John Quincy Adams Ward escultor estadounidense

John Quincy Adams Ward sculpteur américain

Ward, J. Q. A.

Ward, J. Q. A. 1830-1910

Ward, J. Q. A. (John Quincy Adams), 1830-1910

Уорд, Джон Квинси Адамс

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