Ball, Thomas, 1819-1911

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American sculptor.

From the description of Sheet music, ca. 1900. (Boston Athenaeum). WorldCat record id: 76881995

From the description of Price list of statuary, ca. 1890. (Boston Athenaeum). WorldCat record id: 76881920

American sculptor

From the guide to the Thomas Ball letters and miscellany, 1890-1892, (The New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division.)

Sculptor, miniature and portrait painter, musician; Boston, Mass., Florence, Italy, and Montclair, New Jersey.

From the description of Thomas Ball guestbook, 1874-1932. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122552666

American sculptor and painter.

From the description of Autograph letter signed : Montclair, N.J, to Dr. Baldwin, 1897 Dec. 29. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270858530

Sculptor, miniature and portrait painter, and musician.

Born in Charlestown, Mass., studied in Italy.

From the description of Thomas Ball letter to Stilson Hutchins, 1888 March 30. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122594616

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Role Title Holding Repository
referencedIn Ball, Thomas, 1819-1911 : [miscellaneous ephemeral material]. Metropolitan Museum of Art, Thomas J. Watson Library
referencedIn John Rogers Photograph Collection, 1860-1927, undated © 2011 New-York Historical Society
referencedIn Autograph File, B, ca.1500-1976. Houghton Library.
creatorOf Ball, Thomas, 1819-1911. Autograph letter signed : Montclair, N.J, to Dr. Baldwin, 1897 Dec. 29. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Ames Manufacturing Company. Bronze Foundry. Stearns-Ames collection, [ca. 1838-1894]. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Ball, Thomas, 1819-1911. Letter to an unidentified doctor [manuscript], 1874 December 12. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Hart, Charles Henry, 1847-1918. Letters to Charles Henry Hart from artists, 1863-1915. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Ball, Thomas, 1819-1911. Thomas Ball letter to Stilson Hutchins, 1888 March 30. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Ball, Thomas, 1819-1911. Thomas Ball letters, 1869-1882. Massachusetts Historical Society
creatorOf Couper, Mildred, 1887-1974. Mildred Couper papers, 1897-1974. University of California, Santa Barbara, UCSB Library
creatorOf Ball, Thomas, 1819-1911. Sheet music, ca. 1900. Boston Athenaeum
referencedIn Mildred Couper Papers, 1897-1974 University of California, Santa Barbara. Library. Dept. of Special Collections.
referencedIn Couper, Greta Elena. Greta Elena Couper research material on Thomas Ball and William Couper, 1883-1988. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Couper, William, 1853-1942. William Couper papers, 1872-1971, bulk 1872-1908. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Ball, Thomas, 1819-1911. Thomas Ball letter to F.E. Elwell, 1902. Metropolitan Museum of Art, Thomas J. Watson Library
creatorOf Ball, Thomas, 1819-1911. Thomas Ball letters to F.E. Elwell regarding Pierce Francis Connelly, 1902, undated. Metropolitan Museum of Art, Thomas J. Watson Library
referencedIn James Thomas Fields autograph album, 1750-1941. Houghton Library.
referencedIn William Couper papers, 1872-1971, bulk 1872-1908 Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution
creatorOf Thomas Ball letters and miscellany, 1890-1892 New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
referencedIn William Warland Clapp correspondence, 1790-1891 (inclusive), 1840-1891 (bulk). Houghton Library.
creatorOf Ball, Thomas, 1819-1911. Price list of statuary, ca. 1890. Boston Athenaeum
creatorOf Ball, Thomas, 1819-1911. Thomas Ball artist file. Whitney Museum of American Art, Library
creatorOf Ball, Thomas, 1819-1911. Thomas Ball guestbook, 1874-1932. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Ball, Thomas, 1819-1911. Artist file. Brooklyn Museum Libraries & Archives
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associatedWith Ames Manufacturing Company. Bronze Foundry. corporateBody
associatedWith Andrew, John A. (John Albion), 1818-1867 person
associatedWith Baldwin, William Wilberforce, person
associatedWith Bliss Lane, Arthur, Mrs, person
associatedWith Boston College. corporateBody
associatedWith Clapp, William Warland, 1826-1891 person
associatedWith Connelly, Pierce Francis. person
associatedWith Couper, Greta Elena. person
associatedWith Couper, Mildred, 1887-1974. person
associatedWith Couper, William person
associatedWith Couper, William, 1853-1942. person
associatedWith Davis, Charles H. (Charles Harold), 1856-1933. person
correspondedWith Elwell, Frank Edwin, 1858-1922 person
associatedWith Fields, James Thomas, 1817-1881 person
associatedWith Hart, Charles Henry, 1847-1918. person
associatedWith Hawks, Stanley, Mrs, person
associatedWith Hutchins, Stilson, 1838-1912. person
associatedWith Mildred Couper, 1887-1974 person
associatedWith Norcross, Otis, 1811-1882. person
associatedWith Rice, Alexander Hamilton, 1818-1895. person
associatedWith Rogers, John, 1800-1884 person
associatedWith Sumner, Charles, 1811-1874 person
associatedWith Webster, Daniel, 1782-1852. person
associatedWith Whitney Museum of American Art. corporateBody
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Washington (D.C.)
Massachusetts--Boston
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Artists
Musicians
Poets
Statues
Art patronage
Art--Commissioning
Sculpture, American
Artists and patrons
Sculptors
Artist's studios
Music--Manuscripts
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Birth 1819-06-03

Death 1911-12-11

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