Spandrels with men writing and receiving letters on Nomura House, originally the Northern Buildings of the General Post Office. King Edward Street façade. 1889-95. Portland stone. Dimensions: 2m high x 2.6m wide. [Detail]

Left: The architectural setting of the allegorical figures.

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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