Reference Entry

Tyler, William (d. 1801), sculptor and architect

Malcolm Baker

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI:

More Like This

Show all results sharing these subjects:

  • Architecture
  • Sculpture and Carving


Show Summary Details


Tyler, William (d. 1801), sculptor and architect, may have been the son of William Tyler, a carver involved in the refurbishment of Leicester House, London, in 1743 for Frederick, prince of Wales. Little is known of his early life, but when applying in 1762 for the commission to carve a statue of ...

Reference Entry.  572 words. 

Subjects: Architecture ; Sculpture and Carving

Full text: subscription required

How to subscribe Recommend to my Librarian

Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content. Please, subscribe or login to access all content.