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In Honour of Ira Frederick Aldridge (1807–1867)
In Honour of Ira Frederick Aldridge (1807–1867)
In Honour of Ira Frederick Aldridge (1807–1867)
In Honour of Ira Frederick Aldridge (1807–1867)
In Honour of Ira Frederick Aldridge (1807–1867)
In Honour of Ira Frederick Aldridge (1807–1867)
In Honour of Ira Frederick Aldridge (1807–1867)
In Honour of Ira Frederick Aldridge (1807–1867)
In Honour of Ira Frederick Aldridge (1807–1867)
In Honour of Ira Frederick Aldridge (1807–1867)

© the copyright holder. Photo credit: Sky Arts

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'A young American boy's dream to change the times he lived in ended up changing the path for many. This sculpture is dedicated to Ira Frederick Aldridge (1807–1867).


Date

2021

Medium

steel

Measurements

H 600 x W (?) x D (?) cm;
Plinth: H 200 x W (?) x D (?) cm

Accession number

CV1_LM_S001

Acquisition method

commissioned by Sky Arts for the series 'Landmark'; supported by Coventry City Council

Work type

Statue

Work status

extant

Installation start date

2021

Installation end date

2031

Unveiling date

2021

Access

at all times


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Located at

2 Croft Road, Coventry

CV1 3AZ