Sir Thomas Gresham by Henry Bursill (fl. 1855-1870). 1869. Holborn Viaduct, London EC1. The gold letters on a dark stone plaque beneath the statue read in full: “Sir Thomas Gresham Born c. 1519, Died 1579.” [Click on images for larger pictures.]

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.]


Ward-Jackson, Philip. Public Sculpture of the City of London. Liverpool: Liverpool University Press, 2003.

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