WILLIAMS Hugh William ‘Grecian’ (1773-1829)
‘Ruins of Tusculum’. Pen and ink on blue paper. Inscribed and dated, September 29th 1817. 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. 16.75x21.75 inches.