sculptress

[ skuhlp-tris ]
/ ˈskʌlp trɪs /

noun

a woman who practices the art of sculpture.

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Origin of sculptress

First recorded in 1655–65; sculpt(o)r + -ess

usage note for sculptress

See -ess.
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