Index of Georgian Sculpture

Thomas Deacon - Peterborough Cathedral

 

 

 

White marble monument to Thomas Deacon (d1725) and wife.

 

 

 

Sir Thomas Street - Worcester Cathedral

 

 

This memorial to Sir Thomas Street (d1696) is the work of the sculptor Joseph Wilton a founding member of the Royal Academy, and was made around 1774.

 

 

Sarah Morley monument - Gloucester Cathedral.

 

 

This monument by John Flaxman is to Sarah Morley (d1784) who died a few days after giving birth whilst travelling back to England from India. Both Sarah and her child were buried at sea.

  

 

Richard Solly - Worcester Cathedral

 

 

Monument to Richard Solly (d1803) by John Bacon Jr.

 

 

 

Col Sir Henry Walton Ellis - Worcester Cathedral

 

This monument placed by the officers and men of the royal Welch Fusiliers is by John Bacon Jr. It depicts Col Sir Henry Walton Ellis falling from his horse, with Victory crowning him with a Laurel wreath.

 

 

Sleeping Children - Lichfield Cathdral

 

Sculpted from white marble by Sir Frances Chantrey, this memorial is to two daughters of the two daughters of Ellen-Jane Robinson, Ellen-Jane and Marianne.

Charlotte Botfield Monument - Norton, Northamptonshire.

Charlotte Bofield Memorial

 

 

 

The life size figure, by William Behnes, is that of Charlotte's son. Charlotte Botfield died in 1825.

 

 

 

Thomas Otway Cave - Stanford on Avon, Northamptonshire

 

Thomas Otway Cave (d1830) by Kessells. Relief of dying man, with woman seated on his couch, and winged genius with extinguished torch by his head.