Liberty (1904) by Charles Pibworth. Portland stone, approx. 76cm high. Signed on base at figure’s right: “1904 CP [monogram]” Location: Law Society Extension, Carey Street side , designed by Charles Holden, architect — Ward-Jackson. Click on images to enlarge them.

Setting of Liberty (right) and Mercy (left) on the Law Society Extension facing Chancery Lane.

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.]


Beattie, Susan. The New Sculpture. New Haven: Yale University Press, 1983.

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

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