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Mary Wollstonecraft: Artist behind controversial statue says critics ‘missed the point’

Maggi Hambling and her scultpure for Mary Wollstonecraft

Mary Wollstonecraft: Artist behind controversial statue says critics ‘missed the point’ Mary Wollstonecraft: Artist behind controversial statue says critics ‘missed the point’ The statue for the feminist icon was criticised due to the fact that it features a naked woman. Wollstonecraft, who has been dubbed the “mother of feminism”, was commemorated with the artwork on Newington Green in London last …

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