After studying with an uncle in Winchester as a boy, he becan the student of Richard Westmacott at the Royal Academy, where he exhibited busts, medallions and mythological groups between 1829-59. He created a number of works in wax, one of which was mistaken for a work by Leonardo in the early 1900s.


Works not in the Victorian Web


Bloch, P. Bildwerke, 1780-1910 aus bestanden der Skulpturengalrie und National Galerie Berlin.. Berlin, 1990. Pp. 163-64.

Gunnis, R. Dictionary of British Sculptors, 1660-1861. London, 1953.

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