“Egypt, Japan, India, China," or The Renwick Memorial,” by Sir William Goscombe John
Egypt, Japan, India, China” by William Goscombe John

Egypt, Japan, India, China by Sir William Goscombe John. Approximately 3m. high. Electra House (now part of the London Guildhall University). Architects: Belcher and Joass. 1900-1903. On Moorgate on the east side of the street between Finsbury Circus and London Wall, London EC2.

Left to right; (a) Egypt, (b) Japan, (c) India and China. [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.]


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

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