Mercury and a well-muscled female nude restraining Pegasus by Richard Garbe (?). 1911-12. Pediment of the North Pavilion, Thames House (architect: Stanley Hamp), Upper Thames Street and Queen Street Place, almost to the river. Portland stone, 4m high x 4m wide.

Mercury and Female nude. [Click on these images for larger pictures.]

Photographs and caption by Robert Freidus. Formatting and perspective correction by George P. Landow. You may use these images 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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