New York State Capitol unveils relief portrait of Ruth Bader Ginsburg
September 1, 2023
(JNS) - Her iconic white lace collar translated in carved stone, the late Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg is now memorialized in the New York State Capitol in Albany, N.Y.
New York Gov. Kathy Hochul posted photos on Monday of the relief sculpture portrait created by artist Meredith Bergman, which now emanates from a wall near the capitol's Great Western staircase. It was the first time in 125 years, she wrote, that a new portrait carving was added to the historic capitol building.
"Throughout her career, Ruth Bader Ginsburg served as a driving force for women's rights and tire...