Postcard depicting the Islington Boer War memorial 1904-05 by Bertram Mackennal
01 Aug 1856 - circa 1920
In 1904 Bertram Mackennal was awarded the commission for a Boer War memorial in the London borough of Islington. Mackennal's figure of 'Glory', cast in bronze, stands on a stone plinth inscribed with the names of the fallen. The memorial was unveiled by the Duke of Fife, Lord Lieutenant of the County of London on 15 June 1905.
14.0 x 9.0 cm
Signature & date
Not signed. Not dated.
National Art Archive. Gift of the artist's granddaughter, Pauline Kraay, 2012
Not on display