Birmingham Picture Library

Blondin, Public Art

Description:
This statue remembers Charles Blondin the 19th century stuntman. In 1873 Blondin he traversed Edgbaston Reservoir on a tightrope. The commission was installed as part of the Ladywood regeneration project in 1992. The artist is Richardsoon of Floodgate Studios.

Location:
Ladywood Middleway on the central reservation not far from the Tescos at five ways.

Date:
March 2003

Original Format:
medium format

Max scan available:
45 Mb

Copyright:
This sample image is copyright Birmingham Picture Library. You may download it for use in roughs and mock-ups only. You may not use it in any finished product.

Licensing:
To license this image for reproduction contact:
email: office@bplphoto.co.uk

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