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Queen Victoria (1819–1901)
Queen Victoria (1819–1901)
Queen Victoria (1819–1901)

Photo credit: Alan Greenwell / Art UK

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Queen Victoria is portrayed in dignified middle age, standing on a high plinth. She wears a heavy dress and cloak and holds the orb and sceptre, the symbols of her authority. There was early contention about the site. The current site was agreed in 1904, then abandoned for an alternative site by the Art Gallery. In 1912 it returned to the current position.

Date

1904

Medium

bronze & granite

Measurements

H 350 x W 170 x D 170 cm (E);
Plinth: H 365 x W 180 x D 180 cm (E)

Accession number

PR9_AG_S058

Acquisition method

funded by Public subscription for Southport Council

Work type

Statue

Owner

Sefton Council

Custodian

Sefton Council

Work status

extant

Listing status

Grade II (England and Wales)

Listing date

15/11/72

Access

at all times

Inscription description

front of plinth: VICTORIA / 1837–1901


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Located at

Nevill Street, Southport

PR9 0BX

On a pedestrianised section of Nevill Street, near the Promenade.