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© Mr Graham Turnill ARPS

IoE Number: 471056
Location: MONUMENT TO OPPENHEIM AND SCHROETER, NUNHEAD CEMETERY, LINDEN GROVE
  CAMBERWELL, SOUTHWARK, GREATER LONDON
Photographer: Mr Graham Turnill ARPS
Date Photographed: 10 July 2003
Date listed: 17 September 1998
Date of last amendment: 17 September 1998
Grade II

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SOUTHWARKTQ3575SWLINDEN GROVE636-1/52/477Monument to Oppenheim and Schroeter,

SOUTHWARK TQ3575SW LINDEN GROVE 636-1/52/477 Monument to Oppenheim and Schroeter, Nunhead Cemetery GV II Funerary monument. c1876. To John Moritz Oppenheim (d.1864) and Frederick Schroeter (d.1876). By H Daniel, monumental mason. Portland stone with Carrara marble reliefs. A square plinth on a 2-stage base, with marble bas-reliefs on 3 sides and an inscription on the 4th, surmounted by a projecting entablature and a pedimented cover. The reliefs depict an angel beside a death-bed, an angel beside a female bust on a plinth which is fondled by a seated and blind mourning man, and a relief showing a woman with brushes and a palette. Unusual depictions of decease and lamentation: Oppenheim had been blind for the last twenty years of his life.

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