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Woman and Child
Woman and Child
Woman and Child
Woman and Child
Woman and Child
Woman and Child
Woman and Child

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An African woman wearing a headscarf, a plain knee-length dress and slip-on shoes standing with her arm placed protectively round the shoulder of a young African girl.
Title

Woman and Child

Date

1985–1986

Medium

bronze

Measurements

Plinth: H 4 x W 90 x D 125 cm

Accession number

EH3_GB_S004

Work type

Statue

Owner

City of Edinburgh Council

Custodian

City of Edinburgh Council

Work status

extant

Unveiling date

22nd July 1986

Access

at all times

Signature/marks description

ANNE DAVIDSON / 1986

Inscription description

‘WOMAN AND CHILD’ / ERECTED BY THE CITY OF EDINBURGH DISTRICT COUNCIL. / TO HONOUR ALL THOSE KILLED OR IMPRISONED / FOR THEIR STAND AGAINST APARTHEID. / UNVEILED 22 JULY 1986 BY SUGANYA CHETTY. / SCULPTED BY ANN [sic] DAVIDSON. / ‘VICTORY IS CERTAIN’ / EDINBURGH / THE CITY OF EDINBURGH COUNCIL

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