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Nelson Mandela, (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Doyle, Jean
Subject:
Mandela, Nelson
Medium:
Bronze-plated metal
Culture:
South African
Type:
Sculptures
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Owner/Location:
South African Embassy 3051 Massachusetts, N.W Front lawn Washington District of Columbia
Date:
2013. Dedicated Sept. 21, 2013
Notes:
Washington Post, Sept. 21, 2013.
Summary:
Portrait of Nelson Mandela with his right fist raised in triumph following his release from incarceration at the Drakenstein Correctional Centre on Feb. 11, 1990 during the fight against apartheid The portrait is modeled from photos taken of Mandela leaving prison in 1990.
Topic:
Portrait male--Full length
Ethnic
Occupation--Other--Reformer
Control number:
IAS 71501232
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums

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