ATKINSON, W. *#
- Born: - Died: 1766
Sculptor, of London, for whom see Rupert Gunnis, Dictionary of British Sculptors 1660-1851 (revised edition, ), 22. For Ireland Atkinson made the elaborate neo-classical monument to Brabazon Ponsonby, 1st Earl of Bessborough (d. 1758), and his first wife in Fiddown CI church, Co. Kilkenny.(1)
(1) Homan Potterton, Irish Church Monuments 1570-1880 (UAHS, 1975), 25(illus.),34.
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|Building:||CO. KILKENNY, FIDDOWN, CHURCH (CI, FIDDOWN PARISH, OLD)|
|Nature:||Neo-classical monument to Brabazon Ponsonby, lst Earl of Bessborough, d. 1758, and his first wife, Sarah (née Margetson).|
|Refs:||Homan Potterton, Irish Church Monuments 1570-1880 (UAHS, 1975), 25(illus.),34.|