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The Boar Garden Statue of Wild Boar and Pedestal, Henderskelfe

Description: The Boar Garden Statue of Wild Boar and Pedestal

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 22 June 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 328984

OS Grid Reference: SE7151070050
OS Grid Coordinates: 471510, 470050
Latitude/Longitude: 54.1214, -0.9074

Location: Henderskelfe, North Yorkshire YO60 7DA

Locality: Henderskelfe
Local Authority: Ryedale District Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: YO60 7DA

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Listing Text

SE 7170
Castle Howard
11/28 Statue of Wild Boar and
Statue of a wild boar and pedestal. Purchased in Florence from Thomas
Paleto on 15 July 1768 for Frederick Howard, 5th Earl of Carlisle. Marble
statue on sandstone pedestal. 2 steps to rectangular pedestal with moulded
base and panels bearing foliate and floral designs in relief. Moulded
cornice. Statue of wild boar copied from classical original now in Uffizi
Gallery, Florence. Haskell F and Penny N, Taste and the Antique, 1981,
p 161. HBMC, Register of Parks and Gardens of special historic interest in
England, Part 32, North Yorkshire: Castle Howard, Grade I.

Listing NGR: SE7151070050

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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