Listed Building: STATUE OF WILLIAM ETTY (1257854)

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Grade II
NHLE 1257854
Date assigned 24 June 1983
Date last amended


YORK SE6052SW EXHIBITION SQUARE 1112-1/27/310 Statue of William Etty 24/06/83 GV II Statue. Dated 1911. By GW Milburn. Stone. Life-size cloaked figure of the artist holding a palette and brush depicted standing before a badly defaced representation of Bootham Bar: raised on a tall pedestal with moulded cornice enriched with egg-and-dart mouldings. Plaque on the pedestal reads: "William Etty Born in York 1787 Elected Royal Academician 1828 Died 1849". In concert with other local and national figures, Etty was responsible for preventing the demolition of Bootham Bar in 1832. Listing NGR: SE6007352240

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Grid reference SE 6007 5224 (point) (2 map features)
Map sheet SE65SW

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