John Flaxman’s Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)

July 6, 1755

Death Date

December 7, 1826

Age of Death

71 years

Cause of Death


Place of Death

London, United Kingdom



The sculptor John Flaxman died at the age of 71. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

British sculptor and draughtsman who was a leading figure in British and European Neoclassicism. He sculpted the Memorial at Badger, Shropshire.

He worked as a modeller for Josiah Wedgwood’s pottery and then spent several years in Rome.

He began his career sculpting grave monuments.

He married Anne Denman in 1782.

His sculptures and Gavin Bryars’ music have both been classified as neoclassicism.