Temple Gardens 1-2 (EC4)
Statues at the Middle Temple Lane Gate
William Calder Marshall
Two stone statues flanking the archway between Temple Gardens 1-2.
Learning: Man in toga with a book.
Justice: Woman with a sword.
Above the entrance is a shield with a portrait of Queen Victoria hold by two boys with wings and fishtail.
The elaborate archway is part of buildings designed by E.M. Barry in 1879. To the left are Middle Temple (Lamb & Flag badge) and to the right Inner Temple (Pegasus - winged horse badge).
William Calder Marshall (1813-1894), Scottish sculptor (
Sources & Information
The Victorian Web,
Nos. 1 and 2 Temple Gardens.
Marshall, William Calder
Victoria (Queen of Great-Britain)
Location (N 51°30'41" - W 0°6'38")
; Photograph: 4 August 2014
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