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The Brixton Heron
The Brixton Heron
The Brixton Heron
The Brixton Heron

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A larger-than-life cut-out of a heron holding a fish in its beak. It sits on a weathervane. The artist chose to depict the heron on a weathervane to reflect the 'many directions from which the town's residents have come'.

The Brixton Heron






H 300 x W (?) x D (?) cm

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Acquisition method

commissioned by Lambeth London Borough Council

Work type



Lambeth London Borough Council


Lambeth London Borough Council

Unveiling date

15 July 2010


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Located at

Brixton Road, Lambeth


Located on the roof of the 'Prince of Wales' pub.