Friday, October 16, 2015

Boy with a Dolphin

Boy with a Dolphin by David Wynne, Cheyne Walk, Oakley Street, Chelsea, London
“Boy with a Dolphin” by David Wynne, 1974
Cheyne Walk / Oakley Street, Chelsea
London, September 2015

“On the corner of Oakley Street, opposite the Albert Bridge, is David Wynne's striking Boy with a Dolphin. Wynne used his youngest son, Ronald, as a model, and it was erected here in 1975. Ronald died in 1999, aged thirty-five, and the sculpture is now his memorial.”
(Peter Matthews, London’s Statues and Monuments)

1 comment:

Changes in the wind said...

This is a cool statue....love the movement of it.