Tyne and Wear HER(10988): Elswick, Newcastle Business Park, 'Lion' - Details
Elswick, Newcastle Business Park, 'Lion'
Gardens Parks and Urban Spaces
1990 by Andrew Burton. A bronze smaller-than-life statue of a lion with casts of drive chain used for the mane. 'Lion' was exhibited at Gateshead Garden Festival before being moved to the Business Park. Commissioned by Newcastle Business Park.
Art On the Riverside, Grainger Town Partnership, Arts Council England, Nexus and Newcastle City Council, Public Art in Newcastle - A Guide (booklet); Paul Usherwood, Jeremy Beach and Catherine Morris, 2000, Public Sculpture of North East England, p 122-3