An image of Postcard depicting the Islington Boer War memorial 1904-05 by Bertram Mackennal

Thomas Robinson

(01 Aug 1856 – circa 1920)

Postcard depicting the Islington Boer War memorial 1904-05 by Bertram Mackennal

Location
Not on display
Further information

In 1904 Bertram Mackennal was awarded the commission for a Boer War memorial in the London borough of Islington. Mackennal's figure of 'Glory', cast in bronze, stands on a stone plinth inscribed with the names of the fallen. The memorial was unveiled by the Duke of Fife, Lord Lieutenant of the County of London on 15 June 1905.

Year
circa 1910
Media
Reproduction
Medium
postcard
Dimensions
14.0 x 9.0 cm
Signature & date

Not signed. Not dated.

Credit
National Art Archive. Gift of the artist's granddaughter, Pauline Kraay, 2012
Accession number
ARC354.1.1