William M. McVey

Image is courtesy of the Forbes Watson papers, 1900-1950 in the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
William M. McVey
Also Known as
William Mozart McVey
William McVey
Boston, Massachusetts
Cleveland, Ohio
born Boston, MA 1905-died Cleveland, OH 1995
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William McVey studied at the Cleveland Institute of Art and Ohio State University, and later in Paris under Despiau, a French portraitist. He returned to the Cleveland Institute of Art as a teacher in 1932 and lived with his wife Leza McVey, a ceramist. Although McVey is best known for his public sculpture, which can be seen in Ohio, Michigan, California, Illinois, and Washington, D.C., he was also a prolific animal sculptor.

Works by This Artist (1 item)