Joan of Arc

MAKER:
Artist

Anna Hyatt Huntington ( American, 1876 - 1973 )

DATE:
modeled, 1910; cast c. 1915
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Fun Facts

  • After winning a prize for one her Joan of Arc sculptures_ _at the Paris Salon, Anna Hyatt Huntington received a commission to create a Joan of Arc sculpture for New York's Riverside Park. It was the first public sculpture of a woman created by a woman to be displayed in New York City.

Web Resources

  • Maier Museum of Art at Randolph College, Lynchburg, VA
    Check out this painting by Marion Boyd Allen of Anna Hyatt Hungtington née Vaughn creating one of her Joan of Arc sculptures.

  • YouTube
    Watch this video from South Carolina Educational Television to learn more about Anna Hyatt Huntington.

  • YouTube
    Watch this video biography of Joan of Arc created by CloudBiography.com.