Postcard of the week ending
Saturday, 11 November 2008

The Irving Memorial, 1910

The Irving Memorial

The Irving Memorial,
next to the National Portrait Gallery, London

(photo: unknown, London, 1910)

This real photograph postcard, photographer and publisher unknown, probably issued in 1910, is of the bronze memorial statue to the celebrated English actor manager, Sir Henry Irving (1838-1905), executed by Sir Thomas Brock, RA, and unveiled on Monday, 5 December 1910. For further details, see D.F. Cheshire, 'The Irving Memorial.'

* * * * * * * *

Return to home page

© John Culme, 2008