Edward Lear Bust Unveiled in Corfu (and a limerick!)

A bust of Edward Lear was unveiled at the Cavalieri Hotel in Corfu on 24 May. The article also mentions an Edward Lear society I had never heard of before. Here is a picture of the bust by Franco-Hellenic sculptor Margo Roulleau-Gallais:

One more thing I did not know was that the Harold B. Lee Library “is fortunate to own several original letters and drawings by Edward Lear.” And they give a sample I don’t remember seeing before:

More on old Derry-down-Derry:

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One Response to Edward Lear Bust Unveiled in Corfu (and a limerick!)

  1. Pingback: An Edward Lear Society, at Last | A Blog of Bosh

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