Monument to George Kenneth Vansittart [aged 14] by George Frederick Morris Harding PRUA, RHA, ARBS (1874-1964). 1904, All Saints, Bisham, Berkshire. [Click on images for larger pictures.] According to the Mapping Sculpture site, “Born in Stevenage, Hertfordshire. Harding was trained in the studio of his uncle, Harry Bates, ARA (1850-99) and also worked under J.M. Swan, RA (1847-1910).” For the twentieth-century career of this successful and much-honored sculptor, see below for the entry about him in Mapping Sculpture.
Photographs and captions by Robert Freidus. [You may use this image without prior permission for any scholarly or educational purpose as long as you (1) credit the Victorian Web and (2) link your document to this URL in a web document or cite it in a print one.]
“George Frederick Morris Harding PRUA, RHA, ARBS.” Mapping the Practice and Profession of Sculpture in Britain and Ireland 1851-1951. Web. 3 May 2011.
Pevsner, Nikolaus. Berkshire. London: Penguin, 1988.
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