Burton, Esmond

Scope and Content

-Seven plaster minatures of working men and women prepared by sculptor Edmond Burton, relating to the bas-reliefs on the three frontages of Bentham House, residence of the Faculty of Laws at University College London. The buidling was originally the headquarters of the General and Municipal Workers' Union (now part of GMB), and was designed by Hubert Lidbetter.
-Fourteen black and white photographs of the bas-reliefs and construction of the building.
Note that the right-hand figure in the 'group of five' photograph is Hubert Lidbetter.

Access Information

Closed due to the fragility of the minatures.