Statue of Joseph Henry

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Professor Joseph Henry
The sculpture in 2005
ArtistWilliam Wetmore Story
MediumBronze sculpture
LocationWashington, D.C., United States
Coordinates38°53′21″N 77°01′34″W / 38.88915°N 77.02599°W / 38.88915; -77.02599Coordinates: 38°53′21″N 77°01′34″W / 38.88915°N 77.02599°W / 38.88915; -77.02599

Professor Joseph Henry is an outdoor bronze sculpture by William Wetmore Story, depicting Joseph Henry, located in front of Washington, D.C.'s Smithsonian Institution Building, in the United States. The sculpture is nine feet tall, with a base made from Maine red granite and Quincy gray granite. It was modeled in 1881, cast the following year, and dedicated on April 19, 1883.[1]

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  1. ^ "Professor Joseph Henry, (sculpture)". Smithsonian Institution. Retrieved April 7, 2013.

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