Emancipation Monument, Barbados

Source

Jerome Handler, personal collection; slide taken Dec. 1985 (copyright, Jerome Handler)

Description

Larger than life-sized statue of unknown slave, with broken shackles. Named Slave in Revolt by its creator, the Barbadian sculptor Karl Broodhagen, this statue was commissioned by the government of Barbados to commemorate the 150th anniversary of slave emancipation in the British colonies; it was unveiled in March 1985.

Creator

Broodhagen, Karl

Date Created

1985

Language

English

Rights

Metadata is available under Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International

Identifier

NW0231
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