From the smallest wax portraits and cameos, to portrait busts, to the larger than life marble statue of Alexander Hamilton and the bronze statue of Nathaniel Bowditch, to the colossal Monument to Bishop Hobart, Ball Hughes was recognized as a genius in his time. See Modern Sculpture in America for an overview of of the history of American sculpture.
Explore the sculpture of Ball Hughes with the Sculpture Gallery links to the left or with the links to the subpages at the bottom of this page.
Search for images on Ask Art The Artists' Bluebook.
Note that Robert Ball Hughes biography on Ask Art is accessible freely to anyone every Friday.
last update 6/2/2011
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