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Latitude: 52.9347 / 52°56'4"N
Longitude: -3.0885 / 3°5'18"W
OS Eastings: 326938
OS Northings: 338027
OS Grid: SJ269380
Mapcode National: GBR 72.M09N
Mapcode Global: WH78C.JHJL
Entry Name: Statue in the E Garden
Listing Date: 29 July 1998
Last Amended: 29 July 1998
Source ID: 20240
Building Class: Gardens, Parks and Urban Spaces
Location: The two statues flank the opening in the hedge between the upper cross lawn, and the lower fruit tree lawn in the E gardens of the Castle.
Community: Chirk (Y Waun)
Locality: Chirk Castle
Traditional County: Denbighshire
One of four bronze statues by Andrea Carlo Lucchesi, the caster's name only partially legible as A Pach... Tranda(?) of London, placed in the E gardens of the Castle.
One of a pair, a cast bronze figure, approximately two-thirds life size, of a slender naked nymph in an attitude of sad resignation, her hands tied behind her back, and standing on a foliage encircled domical plinth.
Included as a work of sculpture of the aesthetic movement of the late C19-early C20, one of four embellishing the formal gardens carried out for Lady Howard de Walden at Chirk Castle.
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