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Sculptures

Bust of Toussaint Louverture, sculptured in bronze by Edmond Laforestrie, ca. 1870, 77 x 63 x 69 cm.

Bust of Toussaint Louverture, sculptured in bronze by Edmond Laforestrie, ca. 1870, 77 x 63 x 69 cm.

© Palais national, Port-au-Prince
Georges Liautaud, La sirène diamant [The Diamond Mermaid], forged and rolled iron, ca. 1960, 45.7 cm.

Georges Liautaud, La sirène diamant [The Diamond Mermaid], forged and rolled iron, ca. 1960, 45.7 cm.

© Musée d’Art haïtien du collège Saint Pierre
Jean Baptiste and Joseph Maurice, Femme [Woman], mahogany wood, 1970, 86 x 15.2 x 30.5 cm.

Jean Baptiste and Joseph Maurice, Femme [Woman], mahogany wood, 1970, 86 x 15.2 x 30.5 cm.

© Musée Nader

Notice

Material
Metals | Clay | Wood
Type
Religious and ceremonial objects | Sculptures
Details
Made of iron, bronze, clay, or wood, classical or other, religious or secular.
Red List
Emergency Red List of Haitian Cultural Objects at Risk
Countries
Haiti
Period
Colonial and Republican

This category of Haitian cultural objects are not protected by laws which relate to cultural heritage but have been rendered vulnerable to looting and theft after the earthquake