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Façade Statues and Ornaments of John Milton and William Shakespeare
Façade Statues and Ornaments of John Milton and William Shakespeare
Façade Statues and Ornaments of John Milton and William Shakespeare
Façade Statues and Ornaments of John Milton and William Shakespeare
Façade Statues and Ornaments of John Milton and William Shakespeare
Façade Statues and Ornaments of John Milton and William Shakespeare
Façade Statues and Ornaments of John Milton and William Shakespeare
Façade Statues and Ornaments of John Milton and William Shakespeare
Façade Statues and Ornaments of John Milton and William Shakespeare
Façade Statues and Ornaments of John Milton and William Shakespeare
Façade Statues and Ornaments of John Milton and William Shakespeare
Façade Statues and Ornaments of John Milton and William Shakespeare
Façade Statues and Ornaments of John Milton and William Shakespeare
Façade Statues and Ornaments of John Milton and William Shakespeare
Façade Statues and Ornaments of John Milton and William Shakespeare
Façade Statues and Ornaments of John Milton and William Shakespeare
Façade Statues and Ornaments of John Milton and William Shakespeare
Façade Statues and Ornaments of John Milton and William Shakespeare
Façade Statues and Ornaments of John Milton and William Shakespeare
Façade Statues and Ornaments of John Milton and William Shakespeare
Façade Statues and Ornaments of John Milton and William Shakespeare
Façade Statues and Ornaments of John Milton and William Shakespeare
Façade Statues and Ornaments of John Milton and William Shakespeare
Façade Statues and Ornaments of John Milton and William Shakespeare
Façade Statues and Ornaments of John Milton and William Shakespeare
Façade Statues and Ornaments of John Milton and William Shakespeare

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A cupola with vane, featuring fine sculptural ornaments including figures of Shakespeare and Milton, and reliefs of literature and art, industry, and science. Surviving internal features include a glazed barrel vault with plaster reliefs etc. It was a commission won in limited competition.
Title

Façade Statues and Ornaments of John Milton and William Shakespeare

Date

1905

Medium

Portland stone & red brick

Accession number

W6_JF_S008

Acquisition method

commissioned by Carnegie Library

Work type

Relief

Owner

Hammersmith and Fulham London Borough Council

Custodian

Hammersmith and Fulham London Borough Council

Work status

extant

Listing status

Grade II (England and Wales)

Listing date

12/12/80

Access

at all times

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Located at

Shepherds Bush Road, Hammersmith

W6 7AT

Located at Hammersmith Library and Archives.