Dictionary of Irish Architects 1720 - 1940

Sculptor, of Dublin, for whom see Theo Snoddy, Dictionary of Irish Artists: 20th Century (1996), 73-74, and the entry by Rebecca Minch (under Christopher Campbell) in Dictionary of Irish Biography, ed. by James McGuire and James Quinn, 9 vols. (Cambridge University Press, 2009), II, 282-4.   Laurence Campbell's oeuvre included a number of pieces of architectural and public sculpture. He eventually emigrated to the United States and died in Chicago in 2001.

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10 work entries listed in chronological order for CAMPBELL, LAURENCE T. *


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Building: CO. DUBLIN, DUBLIN, HAWKINS STREET, THEATRE ROYAL
Date: 1938
Nature: Sculpture on fa├žade. Design exh. RHA 1938. (Some of these pieces of sculpture saved from Theatre Royal and placed on entrance from of Leura, Kilcroney Lane, Bray, Co. Wicklow.)
Refs: RHA 1938, no. 389

Building: CO. DUBLIN, DUBLIN, HARCOURT STREET, NO. 046-48 (FOUR PROVINCES HOUSE)
Date: 1942-48
Nature: Series of carved panels on front of bulding illustrating history of bakery & milling trades.. For Irish Bakers', Confectioners' and Alllied Workers' Amalgamated Union.
Refs: John O'Regan & Nicola Dearey, eds., Michael Scott Architect in (casual) conversation with Dorothy Walker (1995), 128-9,233; Theo Snoddy, Dictionary of Irish Artists: 20th Century (1996), 74

Building: CO. KILKENNY, KILKENNY, FRESHFORD ROAD, COUNTY HOSPITAL (ST LUKE'S GENERAL HOSPITAL)
Date: 1943
Nature: Statue of St Luke over entrance.
Refs: Sketch model exh. RHA 1943, no. 328

Building: CO. DUBLIN, DUBLIN, PHOENIX PARK, STATUE OF SEAN HEUSTON
Date: 1943
Nature: Three quarter figure. Model exh. RHA 1944.
Refs: RHA 1944, no. 332; Theo Snoddy, Dictionary of Irish Artists: 20th Century (1996), 74

Building: CO. DUBLIN, DUBLIN, BAGGOT STREET LOWER, NO. 067
Date: 1945
Nature: Thomas Davis plaque.
Refs: Theo Snoddy, Dictionary of Irish Artists: 20th Century (1996), 74

Building: CO. DUBLIN, DUBLIN, KILDARE STREET, LEINSTER HOUSE (DAIL EIREANN)
Date: 1951
Nature: Medallion heads of Michael Collins, Art O'Griffin and Kevin O'Higgins on Cenotaph on Leinster Lawn.
Refs: Medallion of Michael Collins exh. RHA 1951; Theo Snoddy, Dictionary of Irish Artists: 20th Century (1996), 74

Building: CO. KILDARE, NAAS, SALLINS ROAD, CHURCH OF OUR LADY & ST DAVID (RC)
Date: 1955
Nature: Figure of Christ in mortuary chapel carved by LC.
Refs: Richard Hurley & Wilfred Cantwell, Contemporary Irish Church Architecture (Dublin, 1985), 40-41(illus.) (information from Shane O'Toole, Sep 2012).

Building: CO. DUBLIN, DUBLIN, MARINO MART (FAIRVIEW), NO. 014-20 (TECHNICAL INSTITUTE & PUBLIC LIBRARY)
Date: ?
Nature: Carved panels depicting Industry and Commerce, also torch, on exterior of school.
Refs: Theo Snoddy, Dictionary of Irish Artists: 20th Century (1996), 74

Building: CO. DUBLIN, DUBLIN, MERCHANT'S QUAY, ADAM & EVE'S CHURCH (RC, FRANCISCAN)
Date: ?
Nature: Statue of St Anthony and child (presumably not the one in St Anthony's chapel).
Refs: Theo Snoddy, Dictionary of Irish Artists: 20th Century (1996), 74.

Building: CO. LOUTH, KNOCKBRIDGE (DUNDALK), CHURCH OF ST MARY (RC)
Date: ?
Nature: 2 statues.
Refs: Theo Snoddy, Dictionary of Irish Artists: 20th Century (1996), 73