Harriet Goodhue Hosmer (1830-1908), Sculptor
Sitter in 1 portrait
Artist of 2 portraits
Harriet Hosmer was an American sculptor. She showed an early aptitude for modelling, and studied anatomy with her father, a physician, and afterwards at the St Louis Medical College. She then studied in Boston until 1852, when, with her friend Charlotte Cushman, she went to Rome, where from 1853 to 1860 she was the pupil of the English sculptor John Gibson.