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Description: Statue Approximately 4 Metres South of East End of Orangery
Date Listed: 27 July 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 253007
OS Grid Reference: SP4420416167
OS Grid Coordinates: 444204, 216167
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8424, -1.3598
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8/240 Statue approx. 4m S of E end
Statue. Probably late C19/early C20. By A. Fruilli of Florence. Marble. Finely
carved statue probably of Venus and after the antique. Stands on round marble
pedestal decorated with swags and moulding. Signed "A. Fruilli, Firenze".
Probably sited in 1920's as part of Achille Duchene's work for Ninth Duke of
Marlborough. Forms pair with Statue approximately 4 metres south of south-west
corner of Kitchen Court (q.v.). Included for group value.
(Blenheim Park is included in the HBMC Register of Parks and Gardens at Grade I)
Listing NGR: SP4420416167
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Source: English Heritage
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