Col. Alexander Champion, Bath Abbey, by Joseph Nollekens

Col. Alexander Champion. (d. 1793) Sculptor: Joseph Nollekens. Marble. Bath Abbey. Left: The complete monument. Right: Profile portrait of Col. Champion, who served in the army of the East India Company for two decades. [Click on these pictures and those below to enlarge them.]

Two details: Left: Mourning angel with profile portrait viewed from another angle.Right: Inscription Detail (upper portion of monument) .

Photographs by Robert Freidus; text and formatting by George P. Landow. [You may use these images without prior permission for any scholarly or educational purpose as long as you (1) credit the photographer and (2) link your document to this URL or cite the Victorian Web in a print one.]

References

Pevsner, Nikolaus. North Somerset and Bristol. London: Penguin Books, 1986.


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