The William Schwenck Gilbert Memorial,” by Sir George Frampton, RA The William Schwenck Gilbert Memorial” by Sir George Frampton, RA

Left: The William Schwenck Gilbert Memorial. Bronze. 1914. Victoria Embankment Gardens, London. Right: (Detail) Comedy Holding a Figure from the “Mikado.” Click on images to enlarge them.

Left (Detail): Poetry extending flowers to Gilbert. Right (Detail): Portrait of Gilbert.

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Photographs by Robert Freidus and George P. Landow. Formatting by Landow. [You may use these images without prior permission for any scholarly or educational purpose as long as you (1) credit the photograher and (2) link your document to this URL.]


Byron, Arthur. London Statues. London: Constable, 1981.

Read, Benedict. Victorian Sculpture. New Haven: Yale University Press, 1982.

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