Westmacott, Sir Richard (17751856)

Westmacott, Sir Richard, sculptor, born in London; studied at Rome under Canova; acquired great repute as an artist on his return to England, and succeeded Flaxman as professor of Sculpture in the Royal Academy; he executed statues of Pitt, Addison, and others, and a number of monuments in Westminster Abbey and St. Paul's; his latest work was the sculptured pediment of the British Museum (17751856).

Definition taken from The Nuttall Encyclopædia, edited by the Reverend James Wood (1907)

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