BIOGRAPHY OF PETER SCHEEMAKERS 1691-1781

EVENTS

In 1691 Peter Scheemakers 1691-1781 was born

After 26 Jul 1723 Robert Bertie 1st Duke Ancaster and Kesteven 1660-1723 was buried in Church of St Michael and All Angels, Edenham, South Kesteven, Lincolnshire. His monument was sculpted by Peter Scheemakers 1691-1781 and Henry Cheere 1st Baronet St Margaret's 1703-1781. A classical aedicule with Corinthian capitals supporting open dentillated pediment with garland, urns and putti. Before the aedicule a rounded pedestal supports a marble image of the deceased attired as a Roman General.

From 1760 Joseph Nollekens 1737-1823 (22) studied under Peter Scheemakers 1691-1781 (69) in Rome, Italy.

In 1781 Peter Scheemakers 1691-1781 (90) died

After 1783. Monument to John Meller. Sculpted by Peter Scheemakers 1691-1781.

After 1794. Monument to Mary Wortley-Montagu 1718-1794. Sculpted by Peter Scheemakers 1691-1781.

St Mary's Church, Preston on Stour, Warwickshire. That on the left signed Richard Westmacott 1775-1856. That in the middle sculpted by Peter Scheemakers 1691-1781 and James "Athenian" Stuart 1713-1788.

Peter Scheemakers 1691-1781