Queen Victoria, by Baron Marochetti

Queen Victoria

Baron Carlo Marochetti (1805-1867)

Unveiled 1854 (re-erected, 1866)

Bronze on a red and grey granite pedestal with bronze reliefs

George Square, Glasgow

This monument commemorates the Queen's visit to Glasgow in 1849; episodes from the visit are depicted in the reliefs on the sides of the pedestal. [Continued below]

  • Entire monument
  • Relief on the left side

    Photograph and text by Jacqueline Banerjee

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