Equestrian statue of King Edward VII in the uniform of a field marshal. On the front and back of the pedestal is a relief of the royal coat-of-arms.
bertram mackennal a.r.a. sculptor 1921
j.w. singer & sons ltd. bronze founders, frome
- Sir Edgar Bertram Mackennal (Fitzroy, Victoria, Australia 1863 - Watcombe Hall, near Torquay 1931),
Australian sculptor and medallist
Sources & Information
- Andrew Kershman, London's Monuments (London: Metro Publ., 2013), p. 93.
- John Blackwood, London's Immortals: The Complete Outdoor Commemorative Statues (London: Savoy, 1989), p. 72-75.
- London Remembers, Memorials.
- Bob Speel, Sculptures at Waterloo Place.
- The Victorian Web, The Art of Sculpture in Victorian Britain.
- Kees van Tilburg, From Marcus Aurelius to Kim Jong-il: The story of equestrian statues throughout the ages (Amstelveen, 2017). – see also the Equestrian statue website.
Location (N 51°30'24" - W 0°7'55")
Item Code: gblo203; Photograph: 18 March 2019
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