Competition for a statue for the Central Library, New Malden, 1939
Start Date: 1939
Description: The Royal Society of British Sculptors were asked to nominate a sculptor to execute a work for the new Central Library in New Malden.
Organizing Institution or Venue
Included members of Royal Society of British Sculptors
Participant Thomas Mewburn Crook
Crook received the highest number of votes from the Council, and was awarded the commission.
Citing this record
'Competition for a statue for the Central Library, New Malden, 1939', Mapping the Practice and Profession of Sculpture in Britain and Ireland 1851-1951, University of Glasgow History of Art and HATII, online database 2011 [https://sculpture.gla.ac.uk/view/event.php?id=msib4_1273158384, accessed 26 Feb 2024]