Blackrock, County Dublin.
Stephen Stewart writes:
Thís is a small statue on a small island in Carysfort Park, Blackrock. I was hoping one of your readers may know the background story of the statue, how it came to be on the island? how he lost his arms..?
Those in Eternal Slumber having Sweet Dreams?
Seen this (yesterday) in a field at the back of a nursing home* in North Dublin.. Kinda sad I thought..
* St Doolagh’s nursing home, Kinsealy, Dublin.
A recent ‘makeover’ of the controversial statue of Robert E. Lee at Monument Boulevard in Richmond, VA.
Yesterday: Christopher Cross
Sculptor Mark Richards at work; The Roger casement staue; The plinth at the end of the swim jetty at Dun Laoghaire Baths
Sandycove, County Dublin-born revolutionary martyr and soul-baring diarist Roger Casement.
Safe from toppling?
Only YOU can decide.
Earlier: Christopher Cross
Mark Richards Instagram
Previously: Dun Laoghaire Baths Site Ready for Roger Casement Statue (Afloat, April 13)
The statue of Luke Kelly on Sheriff Street, Dublin 1.
Wackerr000 Pan tweetz:
Luke Kelly with new Ray Bans…mindless thugs….
Previously: Thank You For The Shades
Dirty Old Frown
Samantha Libreri tweetz:
Anti-graffiti experts have repaired most of the damage to a statue of Luke Kelly in Dublin’s north inner city. It happened in broad daylight between 6 and 8pm yesterday evening. Gardai are understood to be examining CCTV and are treating it as criminal damage
Earlier: Thank You For The Shades
The Molly Malone statue in Dublin city centre.
Via Dublin City Council
Suffolk Street, Dublin 2, last evening.
Esther ten Wolthuis tweets: