The front elevation of a sphinx at the base of Cleopatra's Needle. The sphinxes were built by G. J. Vulliamy and placed here when the monument was erected in 1878.

Date:
1945 - 1965
Location:
Cleopatra's Needle, Victoria Embankment, Westminster, City Of Westminster, Greater London Authority
Reference:
AA001706
Type:
Photograph (Negative)
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Content

This is part of the Series: RAW01/02 Negatives and prints of English locations; within the Collection: RAW01 S W Rawlings Collection

Rights

© Historic England Archive

People & Organisations

Curator: Birks, David

Photographer: Rawlings, S W

Keywords

Sculpture, Victorian Statue, Victorian Sphinx