The 3rd Marquess of Bute

The 3rd Marquess of Bute

James Pittendrigh MacGillivray (1856-1938)

Unveiled 1930

Bronze on a granite pedestal with bronze inscriptions and heraldry

Friary Gardens, Cardiff

[Entire monument]

Listed in the city's Public Art Register as "Commemorative" (31) this is one of the most important of the Scottish sculptor MacGillivray's few public monuments. The voluminous robes make the figure look especially impressive.

Photograph and text by Jacqueline Banerjee, 2009.

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