Anna Bissell

Grand Rapids, MI, 2016
Ann Hirsch Sculpture Studio


Ann was selected to complete two projects for the Grand Rapids Community Legends program including this sculpture of Anna Bissell. The portrait honors Mrs. Bissell’s ascension to the helm of her family’s company in the early 20th century as the first female C.E.O. of the United States.


Grand Rapids Business Journal with Jesse O’Brien, 7.22.16; MLive with Matt Vande Bunte, 6.21.16.

Media and dimensions: bronze and limestone, 7-1/2’ h., 10-1/2’ on base
Collection/Commission: Grand Rapids Community Legends, The Secchia Family Foundation
Photo Credits: Cory Morse and Jesse O’Brien