Dictionary of Irish Architects 1720 - 1940

English sculptor, for whom see Oxford DNB.  Thornycroft is represented in Ireland by his statue of William Conyngham, fourth Baron Plunkett, in Kildare Place, Dublin, and by his statue of Sir Daniel Dixonin the grounds of City Hall, Belfast.(1)



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(1)   See Paula Murphy, Nineteenth-Century Irish Sculpture:  Native Genius Reaffirmed  (Yale University Press: New Haven & London, 2010), 103 (Fig. 145).


2 work entries listed in chronological order for THORNYCROFT, WILLIAM HAMO (SIR) *#


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Building: CO. DUBLIN, DUBLIN, KILDARE PLACE, STATUE OF 4TH BARON PLUNKET
Date: 1901
Nature: Statue of William Conyngham, 4th Baron Plunket.
Refs: Paula Murphy, Nineteenth-Century Irish Sculpture:  Native Genius Reaffirmed  (Yale University Press: New Haven & London, 2010), 103, Fig. 145.

Building: CO. ANTRIM, BELFAST, DONEGALL SQUARE, CITY HALL, STATUE OF SIR DANIEL DIXON
Date: 1910
Nature: Statue in grounds of hall.
Refs: Paula Murphy, Nineteenth-Century Irish Sculpture:  Native Genius Reaffirmed  (Yale University Press: New Haven & London, 2010), 103,127.