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(Franz) Joseph Haydn (1732–1809)
(Franz) Joseph Haydn (1732–1809)
(Franz) Joseph Haydn (1732–1809)

Photo credit: Royal Academy of Music

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A bust of (Franz) Joseph Haydn, formerly on the edifice of the Queen's Hall, London. Head and shoulders in contemporary dress and with a half-wig, looking left. There is damage to the nose. The work has a modern socle and is set on a plinth dating from the 1970s, decorated with an egg and dart cornice and laurel wreath on each of the four sides.

Royal Academy of Music





Portland stone


H 75 x W 32 x D 32 cm;
Plinth: H 39.5 x W 33.5 x D 33.5 cm

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gift from Lord Armstrong of Ilminster and Miss Helen Armstrong, 2001

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