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A set of concrete plinth blocks, with open bronze books set on top of each, the books each have different patterns on covers or pages. The blocks are etched with verses from a poem by Tony Mitton. Some blocks also have embedded bronze medallions. They are based on themes taken from the royal inventory of books reputedly held in the library of the Beaulieu Palace in 1547.
Title

Book Walk

Date

2018

Medium

bronze

Accession number

CM1_TJ_S739

Acquisition method

commissioned by Countryside Zest Partnership for the Beaulieu development

Work type

Sculpture

Work status

extant

Unveiling date

22nd August 2018

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Beaulieu Linear Park Lodge Vale, Beaulieu, Chelmsford

CM1 6BT