Person    | Male  Born 1839  Died 1917

Henry William McCarthy

Categories: Sculpture

Henry William McCarthy

Born Chelsea.  Died Lambeth.

Bolckow's Flickr page shows another McCarthy memorial, to Cardinal Herbert Alfred Vaughan, and asserts that McCarthy had worked for John Francis Bentley at Westminster Cathedral for many years.

Source: Mapping Sculpture, where it seems there is little known about him.

This section lists the memorials created by the subject on this page:
Henry William McCarthy

Creations i

Southwark Cathedral - Shakespeare memorial

Carved into the panel behind the figure are images of the original Globe Thea...

Read More

Other Subjects

Lawrence Holofcener

Lawrence Holofcener

An American who was born on 23 February 1926 in Baltimore City, Maryland, USA and who moved to the Isle of Wight. He died, aged 91 years, on 4 March 2017 and was cremated in West Palm Beach, Beach...

Person, Sculpture, USA

1 memorial
Thomas Milnes

Thomas Milnes

Sculptor. Born near Doncaster. He sculpted some lions for Nelson's column but they were rejected and those by Landseer used instead. Milnes's lions were used by Titus Salt at Saltaire. (Date of bir...

Person, Sculpture

1 memorial
Jaspar Latham

Jaspar Latham

Master mason who worked with Christopher Wren in the City of London after the Great Fire. His masterpiece is considered the funeral monument to Archbishop Gilbert Sheldon (1598-1677) in St John the...

Person, Sculpture

2 memorials
Douglas Jennings
2 memorials
Henri Gaudier-Brzeska

Henri Gaudier-Brzeska

Artist and sculptor. Born as Henri Gaudier in Saint-Jean-de-Braye near Orléans. In 1910, he moved to London with Sophie Brzeska, a Polish writer with whom he had an intense relationship, adding her...

Person, Art, Sculpture, France

1 memorial