Landseer Lion

Landseer was not the first choice for creating the lion statues at the base of Nelson's Column in Trafalgar Square.

It is rumoured that Landseer took delivery of a dead lion to model his statues upon. They are magnificent and a powerful symbol of London and the UK
Ref:
Date:
05/05/11
Location:
Trafalgar Square, London, UK
Photographer:
Craig Williams
Landseer Lion

Landseer Lion

Landseer was not the first choice for creating the lion statues at the base of Nelson's Column in Trafalgar Square.

It is rumoured that Landseer took delivery of a dead lion to model his statues upon. They are magnificent and a powerful symbol of London and the UK
Ref:
Date:
05/05/11
Location:
Trafalgar Square, London, UK
Photographer:
Craig Williams