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Augur, Hezekiahlocked

American, 19th century, male.

Born 21 February 1791, in New Haven (Connecticut); died 1858, in New Haven.


Originally an art dealer, Hezekiah Augur did not start sculpting until after a bankruptcy. His work was noted and appreciated from the start and among his works is a bust of Washington. He was a honorary member of the Academy of Fine Arts in New York.