A small Parian bust of Lord Nelson by Robinson & Leadbeater
A small Parian bust of Vice-Admiral Horatio Nelson, 1st Viscount Nelson, 1st Duke of Bronté, KB (1758 –1805) by Robinson & Leadbeater. Height 20cm (7¾” )
One of the two great British heroes of the Napoleonic Wars, Nelson also fought in the American War of Independence. He was killed at the Battle of Trafalgar.
The larger version of the bust with separate socle is illustrated in the “Parian Phenomenon” Page 229 Figure 747.
Victorian (1837 to 1901)