「ウェリントン公爵騎馬像 (旧王立取引所前)」の版間の差分

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[[File:Statue of the Duke of Wellington, Royal Exchange, London EC3 - geograph.org.uk - 1706525.jpg|thumb|right|The statue in 2009. この年にロンドンで開催された[[第2回20か国・地域首脳会合|G20ロンドン・サミット]]の最中に抗議として書かれたと思われる落書きが見える。]]
 
'''ウェリントン公爵騎馬像'''(equestrian statue of the Duke of Wellington)はロンドンの王立取引所前に建つ[[アーサー・ウェルズリー (初代ウェリントン公爵)]], a [[United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland|British]] soldier and statesmanの野外彫刻である<ref name=LR>{{cite web|title=Statue: Duke of Wellington statue – EC2|url=http://www.londonremembers.com/memorials/duke-of-wellington-statue-ec2|publisher=LondonRemembers.com|accessdate=22 September 2014}}</ref>。It overlooks [[Bank junction]] in the historic [[City of London]]. 像はフランシス・レガット・チャントリー(Francis Leggatt Chantrey)の作品で<ref name="Baker2002">{{cite book|author=Margaret Baker|title=Discovering London Statues and Monuments|url=https://books.google.com/books?id=pVJLa5jgzQ4C&pg=PA151|year=2002|publisher=Osprey Publishing|isbn=978-0-7478-0495-6|page=151}}</ref>、commemorates ウェリントンの支援 to the City of London in ensuring [[ロンドン橋]]の再建を可能とする法案の通過<ref>http://barryoneoff.co.uk/html/statues2.html</ref>
 
==歴史==
While sitting for a later portrait by チャールズ・ロバート・レスリー, Wellington recalled that Chantrey had told him he had a square head.<ref name="Gleig1865">{{cite book|author=George Robert Gleig|title=The life of Arthur, Duke of Wellington|url=https://books.google.com/books?id=_Y5QAAAAYAAJ&pg=PA442|year=1865|publisher=Longmans, Green, Reader, and Dyer|page=442}}</ref> チャントリーが急死し、工房で助手をしていたヘンリー・ウィークス(Henry Weekes)が彫刻を完成させた<ref name=odnb>{{cite web |title = Stevens T. 'Weekes, Henry (1807–1877)', ''Oxford Dictionary of National Biography'' (2004) |url = http://www.oxforddnb.com/view/article/28969 |publisher= Oxford University Press| accessdate = 2014-09-22}}</ref><ref name=LR/><ref>{{citation|title = The Wellington Monument|year = 1970}}</ref>
 
ウェリントンはattended 1844年6月18日に行われた自身の像の除幕に<ref name="Baker2002"/><ref name="Timbs1852">{{cite book|author=John Timbs|title=Wellingtoniana: anecdotes, maxims, and characteristics, of the duke of Wellington, selected by J. Timbs|url=https://books.google.com/books?id=BghcAAAAQAAJ&pg=PA66|year=1852|page=66}}</ref> この日は1815年に同じ日、[[ワーテルローの戦い]]、ウェリントンが連合軍を率いて[[ナポレオン・ボナパルト]]に勝利したことを記念して選ばれた<ref name="Wilson1844">{{cite book|author=Effingham Wilson|title=Wilson's Description of the New Royal Exchange, Including an Historical Notice of the Former Edifices: And a Brief Memoir of Sir Thomas Gresham, Knt., Founder of the Original Burse in the Reign of Queen Elizabeth ...|url=https://books.google.com/books?id=RrpCAAAAYAAJ&pg=PA114|year=1844|publisher=E. Wilson|pages=114–116}}</ref>式には[[ヴィクトリア (イギリス女王)]]に会うためロンドンを訪れていたザクセン王[[フリードリヒ・アウグスト2世 (ザクセン王)|フリードリヒ・アウグスト2世]]も出席した<ref name="Wilson1844"/>。
 
==Description==
The Lord Mayor, William Magnayが1844年6月18日に像の除幕を行った, the anniversary of Waterloo, in the presence of his guest the King of Saxony.
Adjoining the statue, a piece of granite from London Bridge (1825 to 1967) has been set into the pavement by the Corporation of London. The elevational stonework from the same bridge was re-erected over the Colorado River in [[レイクハバスシティ (アリゾナ州)]], Arizona, USA, in 1971.<ref name=LR/>}}
 
==歴史==
1836年、マシュー・コーツ・ワイアット
 
While sitting for a later portrait by チャールズ・ロバート・レスリー, Wellington recalled that Chantrey had told him he had a square head.<ref name="Gleig1865">{{cite book|author=George Robert Gleig|title=The life of Arthur, Duke of Wellington|url=https://books.google.com/books?id=_Y5QAAAAYAAJ&pg=PA442|year=1865|publisher=Longmans, Green, Reader, and Dyer|page=442}}</ref>
 
1838年1月、
 
While sitting for a later portrait by チャールズ・ロバート・レスリー, Wellington recalled that Chantrey had told him he had a square head.<ref name="Gleig1865">{{cite book|author=George Robert Gleig|title=The life of Arthur, Duke of Wellington|url=https://books.google.com/books?id=_Y5QAAAAYAAJ&pg=PA442|year=1865|publisher=Longmans, Green, Reader, and Dyer|page=442}}</ref> 1841年11月、チャントリーが心臓発作で急死し、工房で助手をしていたヘンリー・ウィークス(Henry Weekes)が彫刻を完成させた<ref name=odnb>{{cite web |title = Stevens T. 'Weekes, Henry (1807–1877)', ''Oxford Dictionary of National Biography'' (2004) |url = http://www.oxforddnb.com/view/article/28969 |publisher= Oxford University Press| accessdate = 2014-09-22}}</ref><ref name=LR/><ref>{{citation|title = The Wellington Monument|year = 1970}}</ref>
 
ウェリントンはattended 1844年6月18日に行われた自身の像の除幕に<ref name="Baker2002"/><ref name="Timbs1852">{{cite book|author=John Timbs|title=Wellingtoniana: anecdotes, maxims, and characteristics, of the duke of Wellington, selected by J. Timbs|url=https://books.google.com/books?id=BghcAAAAQAAJ&pg=PA66|year=1852|page=66}}</ref> この日は1815年に同じ日、[[ワーテルローの戦い]]、ウェリントンが連合軍を率いて[[ナポレオン・ボナパルト]]に勝利したことを記念して選ばれた<ref name="Wilson1844">{{cite book|authorfirst = Effingham |last = Wilson|title =Wilson's Description of the New Royal Exchange, Includingincluding an Historicalhistorical Noticenotice of the Formerformer Edifices:edifices Andand a Briefbrief Memoirmemoir of Sir ThomasT. Gresham, Knt., Founder of the Original Burse in the Reign of Queen Elizabeth ...|url=https://books.google.com/books?id=RrpCAAAAYAAJ&pg=PA114 |year = 1844 |publisher=E. Wilson |pages=114–116}}</ref>式には[[ヴィクトリア (イギリス女王)]]に会うためロンドンを訪れていたザクセン王[[フリードリヒ・アウグスト2世 (ザクセン王)|フリードリヒ・アウグスト2世]]も出席した<ref name="Wilson1844"/>。
 
==脚注==
 
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