Adams Memorial (for Clover Adams), by Augustus Saint-Gaudens, 1892. Rock Creek Cemetery, Washington D.C.The work was commissioned of sculptor Augustus Saint Gaudens by Henry Adams, grandson of President John Quincy Adams, shortly after the suicide of his wife Marion (née Hooper) in 1885. Various titles have been proposed to express the meaning of the figure, with "Grief" being the most common today. No official title was ever attributed to the work by either Saint Gaudens or Henry Adams.
Augustus Saint–Gaudens (American, 1848–1907). Victory, 1892–1903; this cast, 1914 or after (by 1916). The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Rogers Fund, 1917 (17.90.1) | This sculpture is a reduction after the large-scale female Victory that is part of the Sherman Monument (1892–1903; Grand Army Plaza, New York). #newyork #nyc
Union Army General WIlliam Tecumseh Sherman (1820 – 1891) and Winged Victory. Gilded-bronze statue by Augustus Saint-Gaudens (1848 – 1907), Fifth Avenue at Central Park South, New York City. November 9, 2013.