Person    | Male  Born 26/4/1850  Died 30/1/1899

Harry Bates

Categories: Sculpture

Sculptor. Born Stevenage. the picture source gives a good bio, and has photos of some of his work included the ornate corbels at the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Great Swan Alley, Moorgate. Died at home, 10 Hall Road, St John's Wood. He left his widow destitute having himself funded the large and extravagant decorative bronze work on the pedestal of his Roberts statue in Calcutta.

This section lists the memorials created by the subject on this page:
Harry Bates

Creations i

Roberts statue

Unveiled by the Duke of Connaught and we thank Jamie Davis for finding this l...

Read More

Other Subjects

Thomas Thornycroft

Thomas Thornycroft

Sculptor. born Cheshire. Came to London in 1835 where he was apprenticed to John Francis and worked alongside another of Francis's apprentices, his daughter Mary, whom he married on 29 February 184...

Person, Sculpture

3 memorials
Edouard Lantéri

Edouard Lantéri

Sculptor.  Born France but moved to London in 1872 and eventually took British nationality.  Late in life wrote three books which are still standard texts for many students.  Died at home, 50 Perry...

Person, Sculpture, France

1 memorial
José Simões de Almeida

José Simões de Almeida

Sculptor. Born at Figueiró dos Vinhos, Portugal. Known as 'Nephew' to distinguish him from his uncle who had the same name and was also a sculptor. He trained at the School of Fine Arts of Lisbon. ...

Person, Sculpture, Portugal

1 memorial
Princess Louise Duchess of Argyll

Princess Louise Duchess of Argyll

Born at Buckingham Palace, sixth child of Queen Victoria. Was a talented sculptress taught, and possibly more, by Joseph Boehm. In 1871 caused a stir by marrying John Douglas Sutherland Campbell, M...

Person, Royalty, Sculpture, Canada

9 memorials