Turning Uncle Tom’s Cabin upside down, Alison Saar’s Topsy


Alison Saar, Topsy and the Golden Fleece, 2017, wood, tar, steel, ceiling tin, wire, acrylic paint and gold leaf, 35-1/2 x 11-1/2 x-8 1/2 inches (Toledo Museum of Art, ©Alison Saar)

Additional resources
This sculpture at the museum

Cite this page as: Dr. Halona Norton-Westbrook, Toledo Museum of Art and Dr. Beth Harris, "Turning Uncle Tom’s Cabin upside down, Alison Saar’s Topsy," in Smarthistory, April 9, 2019, accessed October 17, 2019, https://smarthistory.org/saar-topsy/.