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Name Gorham Manufacturing Company
Other names Gorham Company
Life Dates 1831-2005
Nationality American
Geographic location(s) Providence, Rhode Island
New York, New York
Occupation silver manufacture
silverplate manufacture
bronze sculpture foundry
Notes Gorham began in 1831 as manufacturers of silver and silverplate, but expanded into casting bronze sculpture in the late 1880s, eventually becoming a leading art foundry in America. Gorham Company produced sculptures by artists such as Augustus Saint Gaudens, Chester Beach, Gutzon Borglum, and Daniel Chester French.
Role Founder

Associated Records

Image of Art-3D Collection - 1958.5.314

Art-3D Collection - 1958.5.314

"The Vine," 1923, bronze by Harriet Whitney Frishmuth. Rear of base, directly below the right upturned foot, incised: HARRIET W FRISHMUTH / C Rear of base, below proper left foot, incised: Gorham Co. Founders