Adams Memorial

Adams Memorial


Washington, Washington, DC (DC), US
The Adams Memorial was commissioned by writer, Henry Adams after his wife Marian Hooper Adams committed suicide in 1885. The Irish sculptor Augustus Saint-Gaudens completed the monument in 1891. The monument is located at the Rock Creek Cemetery in Washington.

Several copies were made. This copy sits in the Smithsonian American Art Museum.
The Adams Memorial was commissioned by writer, Henry Adams after his wife Marian Hooper Adams committed suicide in 1885. The Irish sculptor Augustus Saint-Gaudens completed the monument in 1891. The monument is located at the Rock Creek Cemetery in Washington.

Several copies were made. This copy sits in the Smithsonian American Art Museum.
View in Google Earth Memorials, Art - Sculpture
Links: americanart.si.edu, en.wikipedia.org
By: tallturtle82

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