Show Summary Details

Page of

Printed from Oxford Art Online. Under the terms of the licence agreement, an individual user may print out a single article for personal use (for details see Privacy Policy and Legal Notice).

date: 09 May 2021

Adams, Herbertlocked


American, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 28 January 1858, in West Concord; died 1945.


Herbert Adams attended the Massachusetts Normal School of Art in Boston and completed his studies with Mercié in Paris. During his five years in Paris he sculpted his first marble bust, that of his fiancée, Miss Adeline V. Pond. This work earned him a reputation for elegant sculpture and was the start of his fame. He became a member of the Académie Nationale de Dessin. Adams exhibited in Paris, where in ...

You do not currently have access to this article


Please login to access the full content.


Please subscribe to access the full content.