Alexandre Sabès Pétion

Artist: Jean-Dany Augustine Klay

Theme: Portrait, Historical

Medium: Acrylic on Canvas

Dimensions: 32 x 38




Alexandre Sabès Pétion, Haiti Founding Father, independence leader and president, best remembered for his liberal rule and his support for Simon Bolivar during the Latin American independence movement. After ousting the French, Petion was elected President of southern Haiti in 1807, later made president for life. The vibrant Haitian flag colors frames Petion elegant portrait in his full military regalia signifies pride, royalty and history.

Alexandre Sabès Pétion