General William Francis Patrick Napier” by George Gamon Adams (1821-98). After 1860. Marble. Signed "G. G. Adams, Sc." The Crypt, St. Paul's Cathedral, the City of London. With thanks to the Dean and Chapter of St Paul’s Cathedral. [Click on these images for larger pictures.] Inscription on a marble plaque on the wall of the crypt adjacent to the statue: “General William Francis Patrick Napier Historian of the Peninsular War Born 1785 Died 1860 W”

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Read, Benedict. Victorian Sculpture. New Haven: Yale University Press, 1982.

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