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my fav marble statue King Robert of Sicily George Henry Paulin (1888-1962) Purchased: 1927 Marble Statue: 1.54 m, high; base 58 cm. high Kibble Palace, Glasgow Botanic Gardens Glasgow, Scotland The subject is taken from “The Sicilian Tale“ in Tales of a Wayside Inn by H.W. Longfellow, and refers to an arrogant king who is deposed by an “angelic” emissary and is forced to assume the of king's jester. — Glasgow Sculpture