Statue Of Mrs Siddons

Date:
28 Aug 2000
Location:
Statue Of Mrs Siddons, Paddington Green W2, Paddington, City Of Westminster, Greater London, W2 1LG
Reference:
IOE01/02576/02
Type:
Photograph (Digital)

Description

This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.

TQ 2681 NE CITY OF WESTMINSTER PADDINGTON GREEN, W2 41/6 (south side) 25.9.51 Statue of Mrs Siddons.

GV II Statue. Unveiled 1897. By L J Chavalliaud. White marble statue on Portland stone pedestal. The statue depicts Mrs Sarah Siddons (1755-1831), the great tragic actress, and is based on Sir Joshua Reynolds' painting of her entitled "The Tragic Muse". She is dressed in classical costume and seated in dramatic attitude with a dagger in her right hand.

London Statues, A Byron, 1981, p195.

Listing NGR: TQ2678081730

Content

This is part of the Series: IOE01/0554 IOE Records taken by Marion Davies; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England

Rights

© Mrs Marion Davies. Source: Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

People & Organisations

Photographer: Davies, Marion

Rights Holder: Davies, Marion

Keywords

Victorian Statue, Gardens Parks And Urban Spaces, Sculpture, Garden Ornament, Street Furniture

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