BIOGRAPHY OF FRANCIS LEGGATT CHANTREY 1781-1841

EVENTS

On 07 Apr 1781 Francis Leggatt Chantrey 1781-1841 was born in Jordanthorpe, Norton, Derbyshire

After 1816. Memorial to Lieutenant General Sir George Prevost 1767-1816 in Winchester Cathedral, Winchester, Hampshire. Sculpted by Francis Leggatt Chantrey 1781-1841.

1817. Monument known as Sleeping Children. Sculpted by Francis Leggatt Chantrey 1781-1841 (35) . The sculpture represents two sisters Ellen-Jane and Marianne Robinson. The elder daughter Ellen-Jane died frm burns after her nightdress caught fire. The younger Marianne died from illness the following year.

After 1820. Monument to Charlotte Elizabeth Digby. Sculpted by Francis Leggatt Chantrey 1781-1841. Worcester Cathedral, Worcester, Worcestershire.

In 1828. Francis Leggatt Chantrey 1781-1841 (46) sculpted the Monument to Francis Ingram-Seymour-Conway 2nd Marquess Hertford 1743-1822 in Church of St Nicholas, Alcester, Warwickshire. Signed and dated 1828. Half reclining figure on high base.

1834. Monument to Mary Anne Boulton wife of Matthew Robinson Boulton sculted by Francis Leggatt Chantrey 1781-1841 (52) in St Michael & All Angels Church, Great Tew, Oxfordshire.

In 1838. Monument to Elizabeth Mary Browne 1767-1830 sculpted by Francis Leggatt Chantrey 1781-1841 (56) .

Before 1841 Henry Weekes 1807-1877 worked for William Behnes 1795-1864 and Francis Leggatt Chantrey 1781-1841.

1841. Sculpted by Francis Leggatt Chantrey 1781-1841 (59) .

In 1841 Henry Weekes 1807-1877 (33) took over the studio of Francis Leggatt Chantrey 1781-1841 (59) .

On 25 Nov 1841 Francis Leggatt Chantrey 1781-1841 (60) died at his home in Eccleston Street, Pimlico, Westminster.

General Monuments the middle of which sculpted by Francis Leggatt Chantrey 1781-1841.

Monument to David Pike Watts. Sculpted by Francis Leggatt Chantrey 1781-1841.

Francis Leggatt Chantrey 1781-1841