Statue of Rt Hon George Canning (1770-1827), fragment, head and shoulders only

Details

  • Title

    Statue of Rt Hon George Canning (1770-1827), fragment, head and shoulders only

  • Artist/maker

    Francis Legatt Chantrey (1781 - 1841) (sculptor)
  • Associated place

    England (probable) (probable place of creation)
  • Date

    1829 - 1832
  • Material and technique

    plaster

  • Object type

  • Dimensions

    41.4 x 57.5 cm (height x width)
  • No. of items

    1

  • Credit line

    Presented by Lady Chantrey, 1842.

  • Museum location

  • Museum department

    Western Art

  • Accession no.

    WA1842.15

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Further reading

Fisher, Joseph, Sixty Etched Reminiscences Of The Models By Sir Francis Chantrey In The University Galleries, Oxford (Oxford: I. Shrimpton, 1850), no. 15

Poole, Mrs Reginald Lane, Catalogue of Portraits in the Possession of the University, Colleges, City, and County of Oxford (Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1912), no. 534

Yarrington, Alison, ‘Public Sculpture and Civic Pride 1800-1830’, Penelope Curtis, Patronage and Practice: Sculpture on Merseyside, Liverpool, (1989)

Penny, Nicholas, Catalogue of European Sculpture in the Ashmolean Museum: 1540 to the Present Day, 3 vols (Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1992), no. 628

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