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Thomas Woolner
(1825-92)


Positions Held

Royal Academician, 1874[F76]
Associate of the Royal Academy, 1871[F76]

Main Events


Pre-Raphaelite sculptor, and poet.[F76]
One of the seven who formed the Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood.[F76]
Emigrated to Australia, 1852, but returned to England in 1854.[F76]
Achieved success by the 1860s when he extended his work to portrait statuary and produced a number of important marble statues and reliefs.[K92]
Professor of Sculpture at the Royal Academy, 1877[F76], resigned 1879.[K2E]

Place of birth: Hadleigh, Suffolk[F76]
Place of marriage: St James' Church, Paddington[J2E]
Place of death: London[F76]
Please burial: St Mary's, Hendon[F76]


 

 

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