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Woman and Child

Sculptor - Ann Davidson

Unveiled 22nd July 1986 by Mrs. Suganya Chetty member of the ANC but living in exile in Edinburgh.

The bronze plaque reads:

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 Davidson


Precise Location
It is located at Lothian Road / Festival Square at the south east corner of Square, on the west side of Lothian Road.

Two bronze figures. A standing woman dressed in knee-length dress, headscarf and shoes. Has right arm around boy who cowers at her side. Behind them, four corrugated metal sheets lean against a thin vertical pole. All are place on a thin plain bronze base.

Anne Davidson Sculptor (1937-2008)