In studio, carving Wingless Victory in Chicago, Illinois
May 15, 1916|
|Died||April 16, 1999(aged 82)|
|Alma mater||School of Fine Arts at Yale University|
Abbott Lawrence Pattison (May 15, 1916 – April 16, 1999) was an American sculptor and abstract artist.
He was born in Chicago, Illinois. He studied at the School of Fine Arts at Yale University, graduating with a BA and BFA. He served in the US Navy in World War II. After the war he taught at the Art Institute of Chicago.
He lived in Winnetka, Illinois, from 1958 until 1993 after which he moved to Maine.
In the early 1950s, he created various sculptures for the University of Georgia. These include Mother and Child (1953) and Iron Horse (1954). The latter sculpture was later moved to Watkinsville, Georgia.
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- Jordan, Julie Phillips (27 February 1999). "The Iron Horse still standing proudly". onlineathens.com. Retrieved 25 June 2016.