Left: Sir Eyre-Coote, K.B. by Thomas Banks. 1788. Marble. Right: Sir Eyre-Coote, K.B. and its companion work, Cornwallis by John Bacon, Senior. Location: The Gurkha Stair in the former India Office, which was part of the Foreign and Colonial Office (now the Foreign and Commonwealth Office), Whitehall, London. [Click on these images for larger pictures.]

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Other statues on the Gurkha Stair


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