Overdoor Group with Mercury (Corner Door), Thames House, Upper Thames Street and Queen Street Place, almost to the river, by George Duncan MacDougald (born c. 1880; active 1905-1936). 1911-12. Portland stone, 3.8m high x 3.1m wide. Signed on the bracket supporting the foot of Mercury: “G.D. MACDOUGALD”

Photographs and caption by Robert Freidus. Formatting and perspective correction 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.]


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