Portrait Busts were carved out of plaster or marble. Bronze busts were cast from plaster originals. Multiple plaster casts were sometimes made from an original sculpture.
Ball Hughes exhibited a portrait bust of his father at the Royal Academy in 1822.
Created busts of members of the Royal Family including George IV.
- Created busts of many famous people, including President Andrew Jackson, Chief Justice John Marshall, George Washington, La Fayette, Nathaniel Bowditch, Washington Irving, John Trumbull, Henry Inman, John Watts, Daniel Webster, Edward Livingston, and Isaac Davis.
Explore the busts by Ball Hughes with the Portrait Busts links to the left or with the links to the subpages below.
See Biography for information about Ball Hughes and his artwork.
last update 3/25/2013
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