BIOGRAPHY OF RICHARD "THE ELDER" WESTMACOTT 1747-1808

EVENTS

In 1747 Richard "The Elder" Westmacott 1747-1808 was born

Around 1759 Richard "The Elder" Westmacott 1747-1808 (12) was educated at Brasenose College, Oxford University, Oxford, Oxfordshire

On 15 Jul 1775 Richard Westmacott 1775-1856 was born to Richard "The Elder" Westmacott 1747-1808 (28)

After 1776. Church of Saint Mary Magdalene, Sherborne, Gloucestershire. Monument to James Lenox Dutton 1713-1776 and his second wife Jane Bond -1776. Sculpted by Richard "The Elder" Westmacott 1747-1808 in 1791. Remarkble for the quality of the carving and the stone (probably Carrara Marble) and the skeleton. Believed to be called Immortality Trampling Death.

After 1806. Monument to Andrew Newton -1806. Sculpted by Richard "The Elder" Westmacott 1747-1808. Lichfield Cathedral, Lichfield, Staffordshire

After 25 Dec 1807. Monument to Brownlow Cust 1st Baron Brownlow 1744-1807 in St Peter and St Paul Church, Belton House, Belton, Grantham, Lincolnshire. Sculpted by Richard "The Elder" Westmacott 1747-1808

In 1808 Richard "The Elder" Westmacott 1747-1808 (61) died

St Mary's Church, Preston on Stour, Warwickshire. That on the left. Grecian with standing mourner, sculpted by Richard "The Elder" Westmacott 1747-1808. On the right, Grecian style with figures of Faith and Hope, scultped by Richard Westmacott 1775-1856

Richard "The Elder" Westmacott 1747-1808