Bust of Sir Joseph Paxton

Sir Joseph Paxton

William Frederick Woodington (1806-1893)

1869; unveiled 1873

Re-sited 1981

Marble, on a redbrick plinth, with a concrete base and step

Crystal Palace Park, London SE19

Photograph, caption, and commentary below by Jacqueline Banerjee.

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Other Views and Related Material

  • Three-quarter view of face, from below
  • Entire monument
  • The Crystal Palace
  • Italian terraces of the Crystal Palace today
  • Review of Colquhuon's biography of Paxton