Williams, Hugh William 'Grecian' (1773 - 1829)
Italy; Nonte Civelli, Albano. Pen and ink. Inscribed and dated, Aug 1817. Provenance: 'The De La Hanty Album' of 120 drawings made by Williams on his 1816-1818 Continental Tour. Ex Collection: 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. 11x17 inches.