Devoted to the unexpected details that help to make life in the city worth living
Friday, 17 October 2008
New Adelphi, WC2
This rather Old Testament figure is by A.J.J. Ayres (1902-1985), a sculptor who regarded his first duty as carving as part of the architecture rather than as an extension of his ego. His work adorns many churches, including Westminster Abbey. He taught Sir Anthony Caro.