Tyne and Wear HER(11128): Monkwearmouth, Riverside Walkway, 'The Red House' - Details
Monkwearmouth, Riverside Walkway, 'The Red House'
Gardens Parks and Urban Spaces
1995 by Colin Wilbourn and Karl Fisher. Writer - Chaz Brenchley. A large red sandstone sculpture representing the ground floor of a house (a fireplace, coat hanging on a door, a table, a rug, books and desk). The rug is carved with the words "WHAT GOES AROUND COMES AROUND". The sandstone came from the Queen Alexandra Bridge. There are further words carved on a stone block outside the piece. Commissioned by the Tyne and Wear Development Corporation.
Paul Usherwood, Jeremy Beach and Catherine Morris, 2000, Public Sculpture of North East England, p 195