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Latitude: 54.1208 / 54°7'14"N
Longitude: -0.9048 / 0°54'17"W
OS Eastings: 471678
OS Northings: 469990
OS Grid: SE716699
Mapcode National: GBR QN3S.XK
Mapcode Global: WHFBF.2PD9
Entry Name: Statue of Silenus with the Infant Bacchus and Pedestal Approximately 75 Metres North East of Atlas Fountain
Listing Date: 22 June 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1172928
English Heritage Legacy ID: 329024
Location: Henderskelfe, Ryedale, North Yorkshire, YO60
County: North Yorkshire
Civil Parish: Henderskelfe
Traditional County: Yorkshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire
Church of England Parish: Bulmer St Martin
Church of England Diocese: York
HENDERSKELFE SOUTH PARTERRE
12/68 Statue of Silenus with
the Infant Bacchus and
pedestal approximately 75
metres north-east of
GV II *
Statue of Silenus with the Infant Bacchus, and the pedestal on which it
stands. Mid C18 statue. Pedestal c1720, probably by Nicholas Hawksmoor.
Sandstone pedestal, lead statue. Pedestal approximately 2.5 metres in
height, statue life size. Square 3-course base carries drum pedestal with
moulded base and cornice, and festoons. Statue of faun Silenus, leaning on
a tree trunk holding the child Bacchus in his arms. Copied from a Roman
copy of a bronze original of the late C4, by Lysippus or one of his
followers, now in the Louvre, Paris. Haskell F and Penny N, Taste and the
Antique, 1981, p 307. Hussey C, English Gardens and Landscapes 1700-1750,
1967. HBMC, Register of Parks and Gardens of special historic interest in
England, Part 32, North Yorkshire: Castle Howard, Grade I.
Listing NGR: SE7167969990
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