Richard E. Brooks

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Statue of Thomas Cass by Richard E. Brooks, 1899

Richard Edwin Brooks (1865–1919)[1] was born in Braintree, Massachusetts, studied in Paris under the sculptor Jean-Paul Aubé (1837–1916). His early work Chant de la Vague (Song of the Wave) was idealistic; later works were more conventional statues.[2]

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  1. ^ Taft, pp 501-503
  2. ^ Taft, pp. 501
  3. ^ Bacon, Edwin Monroe (1903), Boston: a Guide Book, Ginn & Company, p. 77 
  4. ^ "The Bust of General Walker", The Tech 20 (6), MIT, November 8, 1900, p. 78 
  5. ^ "Charles Carroll of Carrollton". Architect of the Capitol. 
  6. ^ "John Hanson". Architect of the Capitol. 
  7. ^ Stein, Alan J. (June 26, 2007). "Statue of William H. Seward is unveiled at the Alaska-Yukon-Pacific Exposition on September 10, 1909". HistoryLink.org. 
  8. ^ Rochester, Junius (July 6, 2001). "McGraw, John H. (1850-1910)". HistoryLink.org. 
  9. ^ Beatty, John W. (April 24, 1897), Art and Artists, The New York Times, p. BR6 
  10. ^ Appletons' Annual Cyclopaedia and Register of Important Events, D. Appleton and Co., 1902, pp. 238–239 
  11. ^ "Deceased Members". American Academy of Arts and Letters. Retrieved 2008-05-22. 

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