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Description: Group of 10 Garden Statues to South and East of Brodsworth Hall
Date Listed: 11 April 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 334456
OS Grid Reference: SE5060006992
OS Grid Coordinates: 450600, 406992
Latitude/Longitude: 53.5571, -1.2376
SE50NW BRODSWORTH BRODSWORTH HALL
5/35 Group of 10 garden
statues to south and
east of Brodsworth Hall
Garden statues. 1866-1867 for Charles Thellusson. Marble. 10 separate female
statues. Each has square pedestal with moulded plinth, plain die and cornice,
the figures set at intervals around the formal gardens to Brodsworth Hall.
Commissioned in Italy by Chevalier Casentini who provided many marble sculptures for
the interior of Brodsworth Hall. Account books cited by Girouard (p876) note a
consignment in 1867 of ".... marble steps and figures and Fountain vase in Pleasure
Mark Girouard, "Brodsworth Hall Yorkshire", Country Life, p876, Oct 10, 1963.
Listing NGR: SE5060006992
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Source: English Heritage
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