SWINBURNE Edward (1765-1847)
Eruption of Vesuvius, 1794. Pencil and watercolour. Inscribed ‘Torre del Greco – from Gatta (indecipherable) taken from the Sea at 5 morning of 16’ ( ? 5 in the morning of the 16th ) ‘Old Lava’. ‘’Torre del Greco burns’. ‘Mass of dk’. Exhibited: Covent Garden Gallery. 9.25x12.75 inches.