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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: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ref:odnb/27943

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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 ...

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Subjects: biography ; history

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