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Westmacott, Sir Richard, (1775-1856), Knight, sculptor

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Surname: Westmacott
Pretitle: Sir
Forenames: Richard
Gender: Male
Date: 1775-1856
Title: Knight
History: Sculptor
Biography: ODNB link for Westmacott, Sir Richard (1775-1856) Knight Sculptor
References: DNB; NCA Rules
Name authority reference: GB/NNAF/P276161 (Former ISAAR ref: GB/NNAF/P146730 )
Online related resources Artists' Paper Register link for Sir Richard Westmacott Bibliography of British and Irish History link for Sir Richard Westmacott
Number Description Held by Reference Further information
1827-1971: Duke of York Memorial, Waterloo Place, Westminster
The National Archives, Kew
corresp (c850 items)
Metropolitan Museum of Art
See NUC MS 60-920
c1800-1856: albums of drawings (2)
Henry Moore Institute Archive
1809-22: corresp on Statue of King George Iii, Liverpool
Liverpool Record Office
NRA 16108
corresp with William Adam
Collection held privately: enquiries to National Register of Archives for Scotland
NRA 9954 Adam
1845: letters to Lord Lincoln re Restoration of Monuments in Canterbury Cathedral
Nottingham University Library, Department of Manuscripts and Special Collections
NRA 7411 Pelham
1835-44: letters to Soc for Diffusion of Useful Knowledge
London University: University College London (UCL) Special Collections
NRA 22241 SDUK
1816-43: letters (17) to TJ Pettigrew
Yale University Libraries: Beinecke Library
NRA 18661 Osborn coll
1821-1832: letters and sketches rel to five monuments by him in Westminster Abbey
Westminster Abbey Library and Muniment Room