WILLIAM Hugh William ‘Grecian’ (1773-1829)
‘Tusculum – Amphitheatre dug out by L. Bonaparte’. Pen and ink on blue paper. 1817. Inscribed twice. Prov: 'The De La Hanty Album' of 120 drawings made by Williams on his 1816-1818 Continental Tour. Ex Coll: Probably William Douglas of Orchardton (?1784-1821) who paid for the Tour; ... ; Baron Dr. Cornelius Ver Heydon de Lancy (1889-1984) (m.Josephine De la Hanty before WWII); Stephen Somerville (the album broken up and exhibited 1988). See other examples of drawings from the album in the BM. 16.5x22 inches. We are grateful to Dr Joe Rock for his help in cataloguing Nos.82-84.