Oxford University Museum, Parks Road, Oxford: detail of an ornate pier decoration and statue of the chemist Joseph Priestley
|Architect/Designer||Deane & Woodward|
|O'Shea & Whelan|
|Tupper, John Lucas (c. 1824-1879)|
|Artist/Photographer||de Mare, Eric (1910-2002)|
|Colour Info||Black and white|
|Credit||Architectural Press Archive / RIBA Collections|
|Subject||Decorative stonework ; Statues ; University buildings ; Museums ; Scientists|
NOTES: The carvings of the stonemasonry were the work of the Irish brothers, John and James O'Shea, and their nephew John Whelan. The statue in Caen stone was executed by the Pre-Raphaelite sculptor, John Tupper.
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