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Charity fountain La Maternité

Jules Dalou
1897

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Description

Bronze sculpture of a mother with two children, one at her breast.

Inscription(s)

ERECTED 1878
at the expense of
JOHN WHITTAKER ELLIS ESQ. ALDERMAN
& WILLIAM HARTRIDGE ESQ. DEPUTY,
supplemented by a vote in Wardmote.

also by donations from
the drapers company and the merchant taylors company

Signature

Dalou 1879
plinth: J. Edmeston - Archt. 1878

Sculptor

Sources & Information

Tags

Location N 51°30'49" W 0°5'11"

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