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List of public art in Wandsworth

This is a list of public art in the London Borough of Wandsworth.

Battersea

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120x120px In Town Battersea Bridge Road 1983 Ravera, JohnJohn Ravera Sculptural group N/A [1]
120x120px Two Swans Battersea Bridge Road 1984 Marr-Johnson, CatherineCatherine Marr-Johnson Sculptures N/A [2]
Sterling Great Eastern Wharf 1990 Lawson-Baker, NeilNeil Lawson-Baker Sculpture N/A [3]
Water Sculpture Chelsea Bridge Wharf 2003 Lambard, CarolineCaroline Lambard Sculpture N/A [4]

Battersea Park

Battersea Park has a history of displaying sculpture by major artists with large exhibitions in the 1940s, 50s and 60s, and more recently presents an annual student sculpture prize with the winning sculpture going on show in the park for a year.[5] Some of the current sculptures have remained in the park since the large exhibitions.

1948 Open Air Exhibition of Sculpture

This was the first event of its type in Britain and showed 43 sculptures between May and September.[6] Selected sculptors and works:

1951 exhibition 'Sculpture'

44 sculptures including ones by Mari Andriessen, Bill?, Butler?, Siegfried Charoux, Charles Despiau, Dobson, Jacob Epstein, Alberto Giacometti, Eric Gill, Henning?, Barbara Hepworth, Maurice Lambert, Jacques Lipchitz, Aristide Maillol, Giacomo Manzù, Constantin Meunier, Henry Moore, Antoine Pevsner?, Auguste Rodin and Karel Vogel?.

1960 exhibition 'Sculpture in the open air'

42 sculptures[7]

List of sculptors: Adams?, Kenneth Armitage, Jean Arp, Mark Batten, André Bloc, Brown?, Butler, Anthony Caro, Clatworthy, Lynn Chadwick, Siegfried Charoux, Richard Bentley Claughton?, Marta Colvin, Hubert Dalwood, Dow?, Alan Durst, Jacob Epstein, Elisabeth Frink, Alfred Gerrard, Dora Gordine, Barbara Hepworth, Jean-Robert Ipoustéguy, Phillip King? or Peter King?, Eric Kennington, Gilbert Ledward, F. E. McWilliam, Martin?, Bernard Meadows, Henry Moore, Uli Nimptsch, Eduardo Paolozzi, Pablo Picasso, Germaine Richier, John Skeaping, François Stahly, William Turnbull, Josefina de Vasconcellos, Vogel, Charles Wheeler, Ossip Zadkine.

1963 London County Council exhibition 'Sculpture in the open air'

42 sculptures were shown, mainly from British and American contempory artists.[8]

List of sculptors: Adams, Peter Agostini, Kenneth Armitage, Leonard Baskin, Harry Bertoia, Brown, Butler, Anthony Caro, Alexander Calder, Lynn Chadwick, John Chamberlain, Geoffrey Clarke, Robert Clatworthy, Hubert Dalwood, George Ehrlich, Herbert Ferber, Elisabeth Frink, George Fullard, Joseph Goto, Dimitri Hadzi, Raoul Hague?, Anthony Hatwell, Barbara Hepworth, John Hoskin, Bryan Kneale, Seymour Lipton, F. E. McWilliam, Bernard Meadows, Henry Moore, Reuben Nakian, Uli Nimptsch, Phillip Pavia, Richmond?, George Rickey, Jose de Rivera, James Rosati, Schmidt?, Jason Seley, Smith?, Richard Stankiewicz, Peter Voulkos, William Turnbull.

1966 Greater London Council exhibition 'Sculpture in the open air'

42 sculptures were shown[9]

Battersea sculpture prize

Partial table of winners

Year Sculptor Title Details
2014 Michael Pecirno The Air Above [10]
2013 Anna Fleming Magpie Feather [11]
2012 Luke Burton This & That & These & Those [12]
2011 (13th) Lucy Tomlins Concrete Country [13][14]
2010 Dexter Dymoke Bench [15]
2008 Gareth Williams Ip Dip Dip [16]
2007 Maxine Schaffer Buckhorn Plantain [16]
2003 Andrew Broadbent F-1 [16]
2002 (7th) John Summers Reborn [16]
2001 Wilhelmina Baldwin Nor'Stand [16]
2000 Kieran Doyle Dual Nature [16]
1999 Steve Bunn Rollercoaster [16][17]
1998 Si Sapsford [18]
1997 Thomas Ostenberg [19]

Current

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Memorial to the 24th London Division Battersea Park 1924 Kennington, EricEric Kennington Sculptural group Grade II* [20]
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Three Standing Figures Battersea Park 1948 Moore, HenryHenry Moore Sculptural group Grade II [21]
120x120px Single Form (Memorial) Battersea Park 1961–2 Hepworth, BarbaraBarbara Hepworth Sculpture N/A [22]
120x120px Brown Dog Memorial Battersea Park 1985 Hicks, NicolaNicola Hicks Sculpture N/A [23]
Sheep-seat Battersea Park 2000 Folds, MarkMark Folds Wooden carved bench N/A [24]
F-1 Battersea Park 2003 Broadbent, AndrewAndrew Broadbent Sculpture N/A [25]
120x120px Australian WW2 Air Crew Memorial Battersea Park erected 16/5/1995 War Memorial N/A [26][27]
120x120px Anzac Gallipoli War Memorial Battersea Park Opened 25 April 1998, Unveiled 25 April 2000 War Memorial N/A [26][28]

Putney

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75px Load Riverside, outside restaurant on junction of Lower Richmond Road and The Embankment 1989 Alan Thornhill
75px Exodus In centre of Leaders Gardens at the end of The Embankment/Festing Road 2008 Alan Thornhill
Horizontal Ambiguity Embankment/Dukes Head, Thames Place 2008 Alan Thornhill
75px The Turning Point Junction of Putney Bridge Road and Putney High Street 2008 Alan Thornhill
75px Punch and Judy Putney Wharf riverside near slipway/end of Brewhouse Street 2008 Alan Thornhill
75px Motherfigure Putney Wharf riverside, from Deodar Road footpath entrance 2008 Alan Thornhill
75px Nexus Wandsworth Park, on southernmost path (running parallel with Putney Bridge Road) 2008 Alan Thornhill
75px Pygmalion Wandsworth Park riverside, near entrance from Prospect Quay and Riverside Quarter 2008 Alan Thornhill
75px Fall Prospect Quay/Riverside Quarter 2008 Alan Thornhill
75px Boat Race starting stone The Embankment, Putney 19th century
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120x120px War memorial St Mary's Church, Putney

51°27′57.37″N 0°12′49.33″W / 51.4659361°N 0.2137028°W / 51.4659361; -0.2137028{{#coordinates:51|27|57.37|N|0|12|49.33|W|
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120x120px Armillary Sphere

51°27′45.24″N 0°11′57.46″W / 51.4625667°N 0.1992944°W / 51.4625667; -0.1992944{{#coordinates:51|27|45.24|N|0|11|57.46|W|
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120x120px Hartley Memorial Obelisk Putney Heath, near the A3

51°26′51.72″N 0°13′30.72″W / 51.4477000°N 0.2252000°W / 51.4477000; -0.2252000{{#coordinates:51|26|51.72|N|0|13|30.72|W|
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1776 Attributed to George Dance class="category" #REDIRECTmw:Help:Magic words#Other
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Erected on centenary of the Great Fire of London 'in memory of an invention for securing buildings against fire'[29]

Roehampton

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120x120px Dickie and Sam outside Queen Mary's Hospital Roehampton Brian Alabaster ARBS Sculpture class="category" #REDIRECTmw:Help:Magic words#Other
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120x120px Pavilion for drinking fountain and horse trough junction of Roehampton Lane (A306) and Medfield Street. Roehampton — Barnes

51°26′56.64″N 0°14′23.92″W / 51.4490667°N 0.2399778°W / 51.4490667; -0.2399778{{#coordinates:51|26|56.64|N|0|14|23.92|W|
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Streatham

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120x120px War Memorial Streatham Cemetery

51°26′0.31″N 0°10′30.95″W / 51.4334194°N 0.1752639°W / 51.4334194; -0.1752639{{#coordinates:51|26|0.31|N|0|10|30.95|W|
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Tooting

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120x120px St Benedict’'s Clock Tower

51°25′31.14″N 0°9′26.86″W / 51.4253167°N 0.1574611°W / 51.4253167; -0.1574611{{#coordinates:51|25|31.14|N|0|9|26.86|W|
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1888 Clock tower The subject of a recent pound for pound scheme, with restoration works including timber repairs and renewal of lead cupola being half met by a conservation grant from Wandsworth Borough Council. The tower originally adorned St Joseph's Roman Catholic college, built in 1888. In 1897 this became the Tooting Home workhouse, and then in 1930 St Benedict's Hospital, which closed in 1981 http://www.workhouses.org.uk/index.html?Wandsworth/Wandsworth.shtml
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Statue of Edward VII outside Tooting Broadway tube station, junction A24 and A217

51°25′39.97″N 0°10′4.71″W / 51.4277694°N 0.1679750°W / 51.4277694; -0.1679750{{#coordinates:51|25|39.97|N|0|10|4.71|W|
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1911 Roselieb, Louis FritzLouis Fritz Roselieb Statue Grade II Inscription on the base reads ERECTED BY PUBLIC SUBSCRIPTION, 1911. Reliefs on either side show personifications of Peace and Charity.[30]
120x120px Bench outside Tesco Express, Upper Tooting Road, SW17 7EN

51°25′57.42″N 0°9′49.89″W / 51.4326167°N 0.1638583°W / 51.4326167; -0.1638583{{#coordinates:51|25|57.42|N|0|9|49.89|W|
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Bench N/A

Wandsworth

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120x120px Huguenot memorial Mount Nod, Wandsworth

51°27′30.1″N 0°10′59.5″W / 51.458361°N 0.183194°W / 51.458361; -0.183194{{#coordinates:51|27|30.1|N|0|10|59.5|W|
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120x120px George and Dragon Royal Victoria Patriotic Building, Wandsworth

51°27′12.73″N 0°10′29.65″W / 51.4535361°N 0.1749028°W / 51.4535361; -0.1749028{{#coordinates:51|27|12.73|N|0|10|29.65|W|
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120x120px Advertising hoarding Wandsworth roundabout

51°27′44.69″N 0°11′7.65″W / 51.4624139°N 0.1854583°W / 51.4624139; -0.1854583{{#coordinates:51|27|44.69|N|0|11|7.65|W|
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similar to another on Old Street Roundabout,[32]
120x120px Sail The Spit, close to mouth of the River Wandle

51°27′42.07″N 0°11′41.06″W / 51.4616861°N 0.1947389°W / 51.4616861; -0.1947389{{#coordinates:51|27|42.07|N|0|11|41.06|W|
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Wimbledon Common

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120x120px War Memorial Wimbledon Common

51°26′7.18″N 0°14′48.98″W / 51.4353278°N 0.2469389°W / 51.4353278; -0.2469389{{#coordinates:51|26|7.18|N|0|14|48.98|W|
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120x120px War Memorial Putney Vale Cemetery

51°26′20.05″N 0°14′45.01″W / 51.4389028°N 0.2458361°W / 51.4389028; -0.2458361{{#coordinates:51|26|20.05|N|0|14|45.01|W|
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Tucked away along the side wall, close to the Stag Lane entrance, next to a branch of ASDA is this forgotten memorial. It appears to have just women's names on it

References

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  31. ^ Former Royal Victoria Patriotic School, Wandsworth
  32. ^ The Wandsworth Roundabout – Circles in the sky
  33. ^ Sail on Sophie Horton's website

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