William Wetmore Story [graphic]. ca. 1870.


William Wetmore Story [graphic].

William Wetmore Story [graphic]. ca. 1870.

Portrait of Story in hat and with glasses hooked into the front of his coat. Identification on front (handwritten): William Wetmore Story; The famous American sculptor.

1 photographic print : b&w ; image 21 x 16 cm. on board 24 x 17 cm.

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Story, William Wetmore, 1819-1895

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William Wetmore Story was born in Massachusetts. He graduated from Harvard Law School in 1840, left the United States in 1847 and spent the rest of his life in Rome. There he began his career as a sculptor, working mostly in marble. From the description of Letters sent, 1860, 1875. (Getty Research Institute). WorldCat record id: 77798425 American expatriate William Wetmore Story had talent and success in diverse pursuits. After graduating from Harvard, he practised law in Bo...