John Flaxman

Pedestal and bas-relief, Robert Burns (detail)

John Flaxman

c.1828 (commissioned in 1824)

White marble

Scottish National Portrait Gallery


Other Views

  • Entire statue (1)
  • Entire statue (2)
  • Detail (ploughshare, tam-o'shanter and thistle)
  • Detail
  • This bas-relief on the pedestal depicts the Muse crowning the seated Burns.

    Photograph, caption, and commentary by Jacqueline Banerjee

    [You may not reproduce this image without prior permission from the Scottish National Portrait Gallery]