Boy with Dolphin Boy with Dolphin

Boy with Dolphin. Alexander Munro (1825-1871). 1862. Hyde Park, London. Click on images to enlarge them. Bradley and Pevsner point out that this is the third home for this peripatatic sculpture: “Originally it stood by Park Lane as the centrepiece of a formal sunken garden made on the c18 reservoir site. Removed to Regent's Park 1962; returned here in 1994” (663).

Boy with Dolphin

Three photographs taken in winter.

These two photographs and the one above right by Robert Freidus. Click on them for larger pictures. Others photographs 2006 by Jacqueline Banerjee. text 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.


Bradley, Simon, and Nikolaus Pevsner. London 6: Westminster. “The Buildings of England.” New Haven and London: Yale University Press, 2003.

Bob Speel's A Sculpture Walk in Hyde Park (UK site).

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