Boy with Dolphin by Alexander Munro (1825-1871). 1862. Hyde Park, London. Another view. [Click on these images for larger pictures.]

Bradley and Pevsner point out that this is the third home for this peripatatic sculpture: “Originally it stood by Park Lane as the centrepiece of a formal sunken garden made on the c18 reservoir site. Removed to Regent's Park 1962; returned here in 1994” (663).

Photographs 2006 by Jacqueline Banerjee. Formatting and text 2011 by George P. Landow. You may use this image 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 in a web document or cite the Victorian Web in a print one.]

References

Bradley, Simon, and Nikolaus Pevsner. London 6: Westminster. “The Buildings of England.” New Haven and London: Yale University Press, 2003.

Bob Speel's A Sculpture Walk in Hyde Park (UK site).


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