Augustus Saint-Gaudens
Irish-born American Realist Sculptor, 1848-1907, He was the Irish-born American sculptor of the Beaux-Arts generation who most embodied the ideals of the "American Renaissance." Raised in New York City, he traveled to Europe for further training and artistic study, and then returned to major critical success in the design of monuments commemorating heroes of the American Civil War, many of which still stand. In addition to his famous works such as the Robert Gould Shaw Memorial on Boston Common and the outstanding grand equestrian monuments to Civil War generals John A. Logan, atop a tumulus in Chicago, 1894-97

 

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Augustus Saint-Gaudens Diana oil painting   

Painting ID::  38378
Augustus Saint-Gaudens
Diana
mk136 Oil on canvas 1889

   
   
     

 

 

Augustus Saint-Gaudens The Puritan oil painting   

Painting ID::  39298
Augustus Saint-Gaudens
The Puritan
mk146 after 1886

   
   
     

 

 

Augustus Saint-Gaudens Horace Southwick oil painting   

Painting ID::  77026
Augustus Saint-Gaudens
Horace Southwick
Date ca. 1868(1868) Medium Oil on canvas Dimensions 53.7 ?? 43.7 cm (21.1 ?? 17.2 in) cyf

   
   
     

 

 

Augustus Saint-Gaudens Fatigued Minstrels oil painting   

Painting ID::  97046
Augustus Saint-Gaudens
Fatigued Minstrels
oil on panel; 28 x 38.5 cm cyf

   
   
     

 

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Augustus Saint-Gaudens
Irish-born American Realist Sculptor, 1848-1907, He was the Irish-born American sculptor of the Beaux-Arts generation who most embodied the ideals of the "American Renaissance." Raised in New York City, he traveled to Europe for further training and artistic study, and then returned to major critical success in the design of monuments commemorating heroes of the American Civil War, many of which still stand. In addition to his famous works such as the Robert Gould Shaw Memorial on Boston Common and the outstanding grand equestrian monuments to Civil War generals John A. Logan, atop a tumulus in Chicago, 1894-97