Sir Francis Chantrey, R.A.

Preferred Media: Sculpture
Born: 7 April 1781 in Norton, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom
Died: 25 November 1841
Nationality: British
Elected A.R.A: 04 Nov 1816
Elected R.A: 10 Feb 1818
Biography
He commenced studying at the Royal Academy Schools in 1802, but was not officially admitted as a student, and allowed to study there only for a limited period.
 
Works of Art: 11
Books: 14
Archives: 56
Works by

Bust of William IV   
Bust of William IV
1841
Francis Chantrey
  

Bust of Benjamin West, P.R.A.   
Bust of Benjamin West, P.R.A.
1818
Francis Chantrey
  

Bust of Henry Bone R.A.   
Bust of Henry Bone R.A.
1820
Francis Chantrey
  
Works after

Bust of Arthur Hallam by...   
Bust of Arthur Hallam by...
Henry Herschel Hay Cameron?
  

Portrait bust of Sir Walter...   
Portrait bust of Sir Walter...
Francis Chantrey
  

The Sleeping Children   
The Sleeping Children
Francis Chantrey
  

Portrait bust of Henry Bone...   
Portrait bust of Henry Bone...
Francis Chantrey
  
Works associated with

Profile of Benjamin West, P.R.A.,...   
Profile of Benjamin West, P.R.A.,...
Henry Hugh Armstead
  

Sir Francis Chantrey   
Sir Francis Chantrey
1826
Frederick William Smith
  

Portrait of Sir Francis Chantrey...   
Portrait of Sir Francis Chantrey...
2 February 1843
Charles Turner
  

Portrait of Sir Francis Chantrey...   
Portrait of Sir Francis Chantrey...
1 February 1823
Unidentified artist
  

Great Britain. Parliament. House of Lords. Select Committee on the Chantrey Trust   Index to the report from the select committee of the House of Lords on the Chantrey Trust. Session 1904. - London 1904   
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Great Britain. Parliament. House of Lords. Select Committee on the Chantrey Trust   Report from the select committee of the House of Lords on the Chantrey trust ; together with the proceedings of the committee, minutes of evidence, and appendix. Session 1904. - London 1904   
15/3516   
Wells, Henry Tanworth, R.A.   On the administration of the Chantry [i.e. Chantrey] Bequest - [London] 1882   
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Chantrey, Francis, R.A.   Extract from the Will of Sir Francis Chantrey, R.A., D.C.L., copied from the original document and printed by Order of the Council of the Royal Academy for distribution to the Academicians. The Will is dated December 21, 1840, and was proved December 15, 1841 - London [n.d.]   
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Phillips, Samuel   Francis Chantrey  - London 1871   
16/795   
Armitage, Harold   Francis Chantrey ; donkey boy and sculptor ; with twenty-six illustrations by Charles Ashmore by Harold Armitage, auhotor of "Chantrey Land" and "Sorrelsykes," etc. - London 1915   
08/3855   
Sixty Etched Reminiscences Of The Models By Sir Francis Chantrey In The University Galleries, Oxford. - Second Edition. -   - Oxford [1850]   
07/4829   
Holland, John   Memorials Of Sir Francis Chantrey, R.A. Sculptor, In Hallamshire And Elsewhere. By John Holland. - London:, Sheffield: [1851]   
07/4826   
Jones, George, R.A.   Sir Francis Chantrey, R.A. Recollections Of His Life, Practice, And Opinions. By George Jones, R.A. - London: [1849]   
07/4810   
Pye, John, the younger   Patronage Of British Art, An Historical Sketch: Comprising An Account Of The Rise And Progress Of Art And Artists In London, From The Beginning Of The Reign Of George The Second; Together With A History Of The Society For The Management And Distribution Of The Artists' Fund, From Its Establishment In 1810, To Its Incorporation In 1827. Illustrated With Notes, Historical, Biographical, And Explanatory. By John Pye, Landscape-Engraver, Honorary Member Of The Imperial Academy Of Arts, St. Petersburgh. [Epigraph] - London: 1845.   
06/2535   
Anatomical Studies Of The Bones And Muscles, For The Use Of Artists, From Drawings By The Late John Flaxman, Esq. R.A. Engraved By Henry Landseer; With Two Additional Plates; And Explanatory Notes, By William Robertson.   - London: [1833]   
05/4381   
Outline Engravings And Descriptions Of The Woburn Abbey Marbles   - [S.l.: [1822]   
05/3569   
Engravings From The Works Of Sir Francis Chantrey, R.A. Born 1782. Died 1841.   - [S.l.: after 1841.]   
05/1342   
Cameron, Julia Margaret   Alfred, Lord Tennyson And His Friends A Series of 25 Portraits and Frontispiece In Photogravure From The Negatives Of Mrs. Julia Margaret Cameron And H.H.H. Cameron Reminiscences By Anne Thackeray Ritchie With Introduction By H.H. Hay Cameron - London 1893   
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MAR/3/13    William Calder Marshall, Rome, to John    22 Sep - 4 Oct 1837    Item   
MAR/3/9    William Calder Marshall, Rome, to his father    18 May 1837    Item   
MAR/3/3    William Calder Marshall, Lyons, to Agnes    29 Sep - 16 Oct 1836    Item   
WA/2    Diary in printed "Student's Journal"    25 Sep 1821 - 24 Sep 1822    Item   
CH    Chantrey Ledger    1809-1842    Fonds   
AND/24/169    Newspaper cuttings    Jan 1842    Item   
AND/21/284    Pages 49 and 50 of the 1832 Academy catalogue    1832    Item   
AND/21/205    Pages 49 and 50 of the 1831 Academy catalogue    1831    Item   
AND/21/201    Portion of review of Jones's memoir of Sir Francis Chantrey    [c.1849]    Item   
AND/21/200    [copy] Francis Chantrey, Belgrave Place, to Lynch Cotton    4 May 1831    Item   
AND/20/284    Pages 45 and 46 of the 1829 Academy catalogue    1829    Item   
AND/20/193    Sales catalogue cutting    [c.1870]    Item   
GI/1/364    R J Wyatt, London, to [John] Gibson    09 Aug 1841    Item   
GI/1/356    Penry Williams, Oxford, to [John] Gibson    30 Jul 1837    Item   
AND/19/218    H. Corbould, to Mr. Marin, Messrs. Hurst & Robins, Waterloo Place    8 Sep 1825    Item   
GI/1/227    W Lockhart, Auchenraith near Hamilton [to John Gibson]    23 Aug 1829    Item   
GI/1/216    Rose Lawrence, Wavertree Hall, near Liverpoool, to [John] Gibson    18 Oct 1837    Item   
AND/18/277    [copy] Francis Chantrey, Belgrave Square, to Francis Cohen, King's Bench Walk    4 Jan 1823    Item   
AND/18/177    Francis Chantrey, to [un-named]    [c.1829]    Item   
AND/18/94    Sales catalogue cutting    [c.1870]    Item   
AND/17/93    Portrait of Sir Francis Chantrey, with signature appended    [c.1820]    Item   
GI/1/139    Solomon Gibson, Liverpool, to John [Gibson]    07 May 1835    Item   
GI/1/70    Harriet Cheney, 43 Upper Seymour Street. London, to [John] Gibson    16 Jun 1829    Item   
GI/1/61    George Cavendish, London [to John Gibson]    17 Nov 1825    Item   
AND/15/177    Pages 37 and 38 of the 1813 Academy catalogue    1813    Item   
GI/1/13    M. Beaumont, Grosvenor Square [to [John] Gibson]    12 Apr 1826    Item   
AND/15/83    Anderdon's notes on a work by Francis Chantrey    [c.1870]    Item   
AND/14/242    Anderdon's character sketch of Sir Francis Chantrey    [c.1870]    Item   
AND/14/144    Extract from a letter by Francis Chantrey    4 May 1810    Item   
RAA/SEC/10/61/7    Alfred Munnings, Castle House, Dedham, Colchester, to [W. R. M.] Lamb    c. 1958    Item   
AND/13/192    [copy] Verse in praise of Sir Francis Chantrey    [1807]    Item   
JU/8/244    F. Chantrey, Belgrave Place, to William Brougham    27 Jan 1832    Item   
JU/3/131    Thomas Stothard, 28 Newman Street, Oxford Road, to T. Hewitt Key M. A. and Henry Malden M. A., London University    Between 1831 and 1834    Item   
RAA/SEC/8/67/13    (Mrs) M. P. Bompas, Flat 120, 4 Whitehall Court, S.W.1. [to the Secretary]    18 Jun 1955    Item   
LAW/5/467    Mrs. A. Hayman, Gresford, to Elizabeth Croft    17 Jan [1830]    Item   
LAW/4/130    E. Devonshire, Rome, to Sir Thomas Lawrence, Russell Square, London    15 May 1823    Item   
LAW/4/20    G.H. Beaumont, Rome, to Sir Thomas Lawrence, Bedford Square, London    14 May 1822    Item   
LAW/4/259    Thos. Lawrence, Russell Square, to David Wilkie    2 Nov 1824    Item   
LAW/4/169    William Etty, Hotel de Dusseldorf, Rue des Petits Augustines, Quai Voltaire, Paris, to Sir Thomas Lawrence    14 Nov 1823    Item   
LAW/4/6    F. Chantrey, Belgrave Place, to the President and Council of the Royal Academy    8 Mar 1822    Item   
LAW/3/347    Francis Chantrey, Belgrave Square, to Sir Thomas Lawrence, President of the Royal Academy    9 Jan 1822    Item   
LAW/3/322    Darnley, Cobham Hall, to Sir Thomas Lawrence, London    16 Oct 1821    Item   
RAA/SEC/8/21/1    William Withers, dealer in antiques, 42 Silver Street, Leicester [to the Council]    13 Jun 1893    Item   
LAW/3/125    Aberdeen, Argyle House, to Lawrence    3 May [1820]    Item   
LAW/3/93    Francesco Rosaspina, Bologna, to Henry Thomson, London    [14?] Feb 1820    Item   
LAW/2/249    Joseph Farington, to Sir Thomas Lawrence, at His Excellency, the Lord Stewart's, Vienna    5 Jan 18[19]    Item   
LAW/2/212    Thos Tyrwhitt, Parliament Place, to Sir Thomas    28 Jul 1817    Item   
LAW/2/127    John Abernethy, Bedford Row, to Sir Thomas    19 Feb [c.1815]    Item   
RAA/SEC/1/79    Copy of letter from [James Northcote] to Sir William Knighton    1929    Item   
RAA/SEC/4/82/7    F. Leighton, Royal Academy, to the President and Council    29 Jun 1876    Item   
RAA/SEC/3/2/1    Report of the Auditors    09 Jul 1824    Item   
RAA/SEC/2/59/16    Prince Hoare, Buckingham Street, to Henry Howard    05 Aug 1819    Item   
RAA/SEC/2/17/6    Robert Trewick Bone, 5 Lisle Street, Leicester Square, to the President and Council    30 Sep 1836    Item   
236/9/1    Augustus Egg, Ivy Cottage, Bayswater, to T. Miller    [1853]    Item   
RAA/GA/1/4    General Assembly minutes, vol. 4    10 Feb 1826 - 10 Dec 1841    Item   
RAA/PC/1/9    Council minutes, vol. 9    07 Jan 1839 - 21 Feb 1844    Item