Memorial to Florence Nightingale Memorial to Florence Nightingale

Memorial to Florence Nightingale by Arthur George Walker, R.A. 1861-1936. 1917. St. Thomas’s Hospital Chapel (South aisle. On the wall of the second back from the chancel.). London SE1. Relief panel in plaster, painted white, in a frame of alabaster. Dimensions: frame: 1.41m high x 1.13m wide; relief: 89cm high x 67 cm wide Signed with the artist’s monogram at lower left: an intertwined A, G and W (Cavanagh).

Related Material: Walker's Statue and Bas Reliefs on the Crimean War Memorial

St. Thomas Hospital and sculpture in its chapel

Photographs by Robert Freidus. Caption material from Terry Cavanagh. Formatting and perspective correction by George P. Landow. [You may use this image 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.]


Beattie, Susan. The New Sculpture. New Haven: Yale University Press, 1983.

Cavanagh, Terry. Public Sculpture of the South London. Liverpool: Liverpool University Press. 2007.

Last modified 17 August 2011