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Creator:
Sir Francis Leggatt Chantrey, 1781–1841, British
Title:

William Howley, Bishop of London (1766-1848)

Date:
1821
Medium:
Marble
Dimensions:
Overall: 23 x 13 1/2 x 10 1/2 inches, 145 lb. (58.4 x 34.3 x 26.7 cm, 65.8 kg)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Chiseled on back of bust: "WILLIAM. HOWLEY. | BISHOP OF LONDON. | -- |"

Signed and dated by chisel on back of bust: "CHANTREY. SC. | 1821."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.4
Classification:
Sculptures
Collection:
Paintings and Sculpture
Subject Terms:
archbishop | bishop (prelate) | man | portrait | religion
Associated People:
Howley, William (1766–1848), archbishop of Canterbury
Access:
Not on view
Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:1451
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Ellis Waterhouse, Sculpture from the Paul Mellon Collection at the British Art Center at Yale, Burlington Magazine, vol. 119, May 1977, p. 352, fig. 58, N1 +B87 Oversize (YCBA)


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