Science by Farmer and Brindley. 1868-69. Bronze, 2.44 m. high. North Parapet, Holborn Viaduct, London, Inscription on the front of the base: “Science;” on east side of base: “FARMER & BRINDLEY SCULPTS;” on west side of base: “ELKINGTON & Co./ FOUNDERS.” [Click on these pictures for larger images.]

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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