Richard Westmacott (Sculptor) – Bio, Birthday, Family, Age & Born

Richard Westmacott

Sir Richard Westmacott was a British sculptor.

Born: Jul 15, 1775, London
Died: Sept 1, 1856, London
Nationality: British
Known for: sculpture

About Richard Westmacott

British sculptor known for his large bronze statues, such as his statue of Achilles and Nelson and his ship, in Birmingham.

Before Fame

He studied with his father in London before moving to Rome.

Achievement

He was an associate of the Royal Academy and was knighted in 1837.

Family Life

His father, Richard Westmacott, was a mason.

Associations

His statue of Horatio Nelson was the first of its kind in Britain.

Information related to Richard Westmacott

  • Neoclassical sculptors
  • Monumental masons
  • British architectural sculptors
  • British sculptors
  • British male sculptors
  • Royal Academicians

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