THEAKSTON, JOSEPH *#
- Born: 1772 Died: 1842
Sculptor, of London, for whom see Ingrid Roscoe, ed., A Biographical Dictionary of Sculptors in Britain 1660-1851 (Yale University Press, 2009), 1233-1235. Joseph Theakston, who became an assistant to FRANCIS CHANTREY , designed and executed the simple monument to Turner Macan (d. 1836) in Armagh church of Ireland cathedral.(1)
(1) Kevin V. Mulligan, The Buildings of Ireland: South Ulster (2013), 106.
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|Building:||CO. ARMAGH, ARMAGH, CATHEDRAL CLOSE, CATHEDRAL OF ST PATRICK (CI)|
|Nature:||Monument to Turner Macan (d. 1836), 'a simple Greek stela with acroteria' (Mulligan).
Kevin V. Mulligan, The Buildings of Ireland: South Ulster (2013), 106.