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Virginia Woolf's Bust

Updated: Apr 28, 2021

Virginia Woolf's Bust in Travistock Square Gardens.
Virginia Woolf's Bust

Virginia Woolf (1882-1941) was an English author, essayist, publisher and critic.

She is recognised as one of the most important Modernist and feminist figures in the 20th century.

Woolf was a prolific writer who explored many different forms of writing and often used new techniques such as stream of consciousness.

Some of her notable works were Mrs Dalloway, To the Lighthouse, The Voyage Out, Jacob’s Room, Orlando, The Waves and A Room of One’s Own.

If you walk into the Travistock Square Gardens, you will see the bronze bust of Virginia Woolf.

It is placed on the Travistock Hotel side of the garden.

This is a copy of the original bust made by sculptor, Stephen Tomlin which resides at the National Portrait Gallery.

📍Virginia Woolf Bust, Bloomsbury, London WC1H 9NB

The nearest station is Russell Square Underground Station. 🚆

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