Meet The First Ever African-American Sculpt Artist

Published On February 9, 2017 | By scook | Amazing black women, The latest posts, video

BY: NISHA THOMAS

Mary Edmonia Lewis was a famous African-American sculptor who’d worked for most of her career in the city of Rome, Italy.

Lewis was the first woman of African-American and Native American decent to claim her fame as a classy, well-kept and thought provoking artist.

Check out her story below and tell us what you think:

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