1915Anna Vaughn Hyatt Huntington’s statue of Joan of Arc was unveiled in New York City.People and Communities, Arts and Culture, Women's History, Art

“Statue, Joan of Arc in Town Hall Square, Gloucester, Mass.” c. 1920s. Cape Ann Museum Library & Archives, Photo 01801
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Since 1910, Anna Vaughn Hyatt Huntington created versions of the Joan of Arc on horseback sculpture. In 1915, she was the first woman to receive a public commission in New York City for a bronze version of the sculpture. Later, the City of Gloucester requested a commission for the same sculpture, which would be unveiled in 1921.

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