STATUE OF HERCULES AND THE NEMEAN LION CIRCA 180 METRES NORTH OF WADDESDON MANOR

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1124324

Date first listed: 29-Jan-1985

Statutory Address: STATUE OF HERCULES AND THE NEMEAN LION CIRCA 180 METRES NORTH OF WADDESDON MANOR

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Location

Statutory Address: STATUE OF HERCULES AND THE NEMEAN LION CIRCA 180 METRES NORTH OF WADDESDON MANOR

The building or site itself may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County: Buckinghamshire

District: Aylesbury Vale (District Authority)

Parish: Waddesdon

National Grid Reference: SP 73228 16665

Summary

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History

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Details

SP 7216-7316 WADDESDON WADDESDON MANOR GROUNDS

10/137 Statue of Hercules and the Nemean Lion c.180m to N. of Waddesdon Manor -

GV II

Statue. Early C18, by Giovanni Baratta, probably for a villa near Lucca. Carved marble. Figure of Hercules tearing apart the lion's jaw. Pedestal with moulded base and cornice, the sides having carved mask-heads and festoons, the front and rear bowed outwards with armorial crest to front. (Catalogue No. 68)

Listing NGR: SP7322816665

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 42284

Legacy System: LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Hodgkinson, T, The James A de Rothschild Collection at Waddesdon Manor Sculpture, (1970), 68
Other
Register of Parks and Gardens of Special Historic Interest in England, Part 4 Buckinghamshire,

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