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STATUE OF WILLIAM ETTY

List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: STATUE OF WILLIAM ETTY

List entry Number: 1257854

Location

STATUE OF WILLIAM ETTY, EXHIBITION SQUARE

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

County:

District: York

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish:

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 24-Jun-1983

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 463364

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History

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Details

YORK

SE6052SW EXHIBITION SQUARE 1112-1/27/310 Statue of William Etty 24/06/83

GV II

Statue. Dated 1911. By GW Milburn. Stone. Life-size cloaked figure of the artist holding a palette and brush depicted standing before a badly defaced representation of Bootham Bar: raised on a tall pedestal with moulded cornice enriched with egg-and-dart mouldings. Plaque on the pedestal reads: "William Etty Born in York 1787 Elected Royal Academician 1828 Died 1849". In concert with other local and national figures, Etty was responsible for preventing the demolition of Bootham Bar in 1832.

Listing NGR: SE6007352240

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National Grid Reference: SE 60073 52240

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