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Anne Whitney (1821-1915) was a prominent Ameri…

Anne Whitney (1821-1915) was a prominent American sculptor. Her works often featured
important historical figures, or depicted her liberal views on abolition or
women’s rights, among others.

Among the subjects of her sculptures were
Harriet Martineau, Lucy Stone and Harriet Beecher Stowe. Her works can now be
admired in places such as the United States Capitol, at Harvard, or around
Boston

Left: Anne Whitney with her partner, Abby
Adeline Manning

Right: Lady Godiva, 1864, Dallas
Museum of Art