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Francis John Williamson, Sir Walter Watson Hughes, 1906, bronze and granite. Photo Sam Roberts

Sir Walter Watson Hughes

Francis John Williamson
Sir Walter Hughes was one of the founders of the University of Adelaide and first donor. Created by Queen Victoria's favourite sculptor Francis Williamson and funded by Hughes nephews this statue displays Hughes in a seated relaxed pose siting on the large block of Murray Bridge granite outside the Mitchell building.
Mitchell Building, University of Adelaide, North Terrace

Year Produced



Bronze and granite

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