Winged Victory (Fidelity)
John Henry Foley (1818-1874), R. A.
Completed by Thomas Brock
1866-1883, but unveiled 1882
Bronze on limestone base
The O'Connell Monument
O'Connell Street, Dublin
The splendidly winged Victories representing Patriotism, Courage, Eloquence and Fidelity appear below the figure of O'Connell himself and the impressive circular frieze crowded with over thirty figures.
Photograph, caption, and commentary by Jacqueline Banerjee, 2009