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Description: Statue of Fame in Cupola, at South End of Parterre
Date Listed: 28 March 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 319524
OS Grid Reference: SU1713626567
OS Grid Coordinates: 417136, 126567
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0382, -1.7570
SU 12 NE ODSTOCK LONGFORD PARK
5/143 Statue of Fame in cupola,
at south end of parterre (q.v.)
Statue of Fame under cupola. Fame by J. M. Rysbrack, 1767 and
cupola by William Privett of Chilmark, 1759. Lead statue,
limestone cupola. Slightly less-than-lifesize statue is
beautifully executed, stands on 3-step plinth. 4 Ionic columns
support corniced square roof with vase urn.
(R. Gunnis, Dictionary of British Sculptors, 1964, p311).
Listing NGR: SU1713626567
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Source: English Heritage
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