Dictionary of Irish Architects 1720 - 1940

Selected: CO. TIPPERARY, TIPPERARY, CHARLES JOSEPH KICKHAM MONUMENT

Name: HUGHES, JOHN [2]*
Building: CO. TIPPERARY, TIPPERARY, CHARLES JOSEPH KICKHAM MONUMENT
Date: 1895/6-1898
Nature: Life-size seated bronze statue on granite pedestal, for Kickham Memorial Committee. Bronze founder: E. Gruet, Paris. Pedestal of Tullamore limestone by Mr Carroll, Birr. Unveiled 27 Nov 1898.
Refs: Alan Denson, John Hughes, Sculptor 1865-1941 (Kendal, 1969), 177-199,404,  Pls. 31-39 (copy in IAA, Acc. 2005/055);  Alan Denson, 'John Hughes RHA', Capuchin Annual (1975), 128;  S. Breathnach Lynch, 'John Hughes: the Italian connection', Irish Arts Review Yearbook 10 (1994), 195;  Paula Murphy, Nineteenth-Century Irish Sculpture: Native Genius Reaffirmed  (Yale University Press: New Haven & London, 2010), 215, Fig.294.