Portrait Monument to Lucretia Mott, Elizabeth Cady Stanton and Susan B. Anthony

This group portrait monument to the pioneers of the woman suffrage movement, which won women the right to vote in 1920, was sculpted by Adelaide Johnson (1859-1955) from an 8-ton block of marble in Carrara, Italy.

 

Sculpture by Adelaide Johnson

Marble

1920

Rotunda

U.S. Capitol

 

www.aoc.gov/cc/art/rotunda/suffrage.cfm

 

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Taken on November 14, 2011