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Sculptor:
DeDecker, Jane 1961-  Search this
Subject:
Tubman, Harriet  Search this
Medium:
Sculpture: bronze; Base: concrete
Culture:
African American  Search this
Type:
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Administered by City of Little Rock General Services Department 500 West Markham Street Little Rock Arkansas 72201
Located Clinton Presidential Park East end of walkway behind River Market, south of President Clinton Avenue Little Rock Arkansas
Date:
1995. Installed Nov. 2004
Notes:
State of Arkansas, Department of Arkansas Heritage, Arkansas Historic Preservation Program, 2004.
Image on file.
Arkansas Democrat Gazette, June 21, 2004.
(On female figure's proper right foot:) dedecker/3/7 (On back of base: Children,/if you're tired,/keep going./If your're hungrey, keep going./If you're scared,/keep going./If you want a taste/of freedon,/keep going."/Harriet Tubman signed
The information provided about this artwork was compiled as part of the Smithsonian American Art Museum's Inventories of American Painting and Sculpture database, designed to provide descriptive and location information on artworks by American artists in public and private collections worldwide.
Summary:
Portrait of Harriet Tubman holding a young boy's hand as they walk along a path to the Underground Railroad. She holds a long staff in her right hand. The sculpture stands atop an oval base made of concrete.
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Portrait female--Full length  Search this
Figure male--Child  Search this
Ethnic  Search this
History--United States--Underground Railroad  Search this
Control number:
IAS 74850057
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_363485