GB/0397 Royal Academy of Arts Archive.
| |HU Ozias Humphry papers 1753-1810
| |HU/2 Original correspondence of Ozias Humphry, volume 2 1774-1784
| ||>HU/2/12 James Butler, "on board the Devonshire in the bay of Salerno", to Ozias Humphry, at Cafe Inglese, Rome 6 Sep 1774|
|Title||James Butler, "on board the Devonshire in the bay of Salerno", to Ozias Humphry, at Cafe Inglese, Rome|
|Date||6 Sep 1774|
|Extent & Medium||1 piece|
|Content Description||He and his son have arrived after a journey of seven weeks; some letters he received from England require he asks a favour of Humphry; the managers of the Opera would have him discover the health of the singer Mr. Carabaldi, and whether he can make the trip to England; he also requires for the Opera a score of Anfossi, composed last year in Rome, Mr. Wiseman will help him, but should not know the nature of the commission; his wife could not make the journey due to her health; his best wishes to Mr. Romney and the Paines; letters should be addressed to him at Naples care of Leigh Banker.|
A note on the cover reads "an eminent musician, died at Rome and buried by Mr. Humphry."