Emmeline, Christabel and Sylvia Pankhurst 2018-03-07T12:26:30+00:00

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Emmeline, Christabel and Sylvia Pankhurst

Emmeline Pankhurst – British Political Activist and leader of the Woman’s Social Political Union is flanked by two of her three daughters:
Christabel (on her right), was co-founder of the movement and director of many of the movements most radical and militant actions.
Sylvia (on her left), Political Activist, writer and artist. A prominent campaigner of the suffragette
movement, particularly on behalf of the working classes.

This bronze maquette design 18 inches high was intended for St Peters Squarein Manchester and depicts one of the most important politically active families of the early 20th Century.
The formidable Pankhursts.