Venus of Manhattan by Wheeler Williams

Artist: Wheeler Williams (1897-1972)

Year unveiled: 1945

Location: Above the entrance to 980 Madison Ave, New York, NY

About the artist: Wheeler Williams was an American-born sculptor.  He was a member of the National Academy, president of the Fine Arts Federation of New York, president of the National Sculpture Society, and founder and president of the American Artist Professional League (more information).

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