another statue of Riel

 

Another Statue of Riel

located in St. Boniface (east Winnipeg, Manitoba)

 

 

Queen Victoria 16 Kb

This is not Louis Riel.

At the front of the Provincial Legislature building in Winnipeg, you find
this fairly small (almost life size) statue of Queen Victoria. Riel's larger statue (which is in the other file) is at the back of the building. The statue below is located on the east side of Winnipeg.

 

 

 

 

modern Riel statue 22 Kb

This modern, impressionistic (not realistic) statue depicts the emotions
of Louis Riel and shows him without any clothes on.

 

 

 

 

back of impressionistic Riel 13 Kb

This is the back view of the above statue.

 

 

 

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First posted at Geocities: July 12, 2000, then transfered to this file on July 4, 2002.
2002 Brian M. Brown All rights reserved.   All photographs are marked with almost invisible identifiers.