Emma Stebbins

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Birthday
1, 1815
Birthplace
New York City, NY
Death Date
Oct 25, 1882 (67)
Birth Sign
Virgo
Birthday
1, 1815
Birthplace
New York City, NY
Death Date
Oct 25, 1882 (67)

About

One of the first notable American woman sculptors, she created a bronze statue of Horace Mann, located in Boston.

Before Fame

She moved to Rome where she moved in with sculptor Harriet Hosmer and studied.

Trivia

Her best known work is the Angel of the Waters, also known as Bethesda Fountain.

Family Life

She fell in love with actress Charlotte Saunders Cushman.

Associated With

She and Allan Mccollum were both well known sculptors.