Sir George Gilbert Scott. Hyde Park, London SW7. [Click on these images and those below to enlarge them.]by John Henry Foley (1818-1874). Completed 1876; restored 2000. Marble. Albert Memorial. Architect:
Although Foley includes a Chinese man sitting cross-legged, Foley represents all Asia by emphasizing the region with which the British chiefly concerned themselves — the Indian Subcontinent or South Asia.
Formatting, caption, and top left photograph (1999) by George P. Landow. All other photographs (2006) by Robert Freidus. You may use these images without prior permission for any scholarly or educational purpose as long as you (1) credit the photographer and (2) link your document to this URL in a web document or cite the Victorian Web in a print one.]
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