Sir Richard Owen by Sir Thomas Brock, K.C.B., R.A. 1857-1922. 1896. Bronze. Natural History Museum, London These photographs show Brock's statue of Owen in 2011 after the museum authorities moved it from the first landing of the museum's grand staircase where it had stood for many years, a position now fittingly occupied by Boehm's marble sculpture of Darwin. [Click on these images for larger pictures.]

Owen holding a fossil bone from a dinosaur

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Bibliography

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


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