The article Some American Cameo Portraitists by Gertrude S. Cole from The Magazine Antiques, September 1946, pp. 170-171, mentions Ball Hughes.
See page 170.
See page 171.
Scanned by David Brown, article no longer available from publisher.
The article mentions that Robert Ball Hughes exhibited cameos at the Boston Athenaeum in 1841 and that he worked in shell.
The same issue of this magazine has the article The Poker Drawings of Ball-Hughes by Edward Daland Lovejoy.
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