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Archive for the ‘Statues and Sculptures’ Category

Mary Seacole

This is a statue outside St Thomas’ Hospital, London. It was put there this year. It is of Mary Seacole (1805-1881), a nurse of the Crimean War. There is also a quote: “Wherever the need arises on whatever distant shore I ask no higher or greater privilege than to minister to it.”

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Sculpture

This is a sculpture on the grounds of the Imperial War Museum.

The Arch

This statue is called The Arch by Henry Moore. It is in Kensington Gardens.

Physical Energy

This statue is called “Physical Energy” by George Frederic Watts. It is in Kensington Gardens.

Hugging Bears

A statue in Kensington Gardens.