Statue Of Mrs Siddons

28 Aug 2000
Statue Of Mrs Siddons, Paddington Green W2, Paddington, City Of Westminster, Greater London, W2 1LG
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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


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


© Mrs Marion Davies. Source: Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

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Photographer: Davies, Marion

Rights Holder: Davies, Marion


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