Francis Bacon by Frederick William Pomeroy (1857-1924). 1912. Bronze. The statue resides in front of the law library in the garden that Bacon designed at Gray's Inn, London. [Click on these images a to enlarge them.]

Right: The right side of the base lists Bacon's associations with Grays's Inn — from student to barrister to dean of the Chapel and finally treasurer. The rear of the base lists his writings.

Photographs, caption, and formatting by George P. Landow. [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.]

Last modified 16 August 2012