William Henry Rinehart

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Birthday
13, 1825
Birthplace
Maryland
Death Date
Oct 28, 1874 (49)
Birth Sign
Virgo
Birthday
13, 1825
Birthplace
Maryland
Death Date
Oct 28, 1874 (49)

About

American sculptor who is considered one of the last important American sculptors to work in the classical style.

Before Fame

He apprenticed at The Peabody Institute in Baltimore, and studied sculpture at the Maryland Institute College of Art.

Trivia

He left his estate in trust for the teaching of sculpture at the Maryland Institute College of Art.

Family Life

He was the son of Israel Rinehart and Mary Rinehart.

Associated With

He and William Wetmore Story have both had works on display in the Smithsonian.