GB/0397 Royal Academy of Arts Archive.
        
LAW Sir Thomas Lawrence, PRA, letters and papers 1777-1831
                
LAW/3 Autographs volume 3 1819-1822
                        >LAW/3/67 Lawrence, Palazzo Quirinale, Rome, to Joseph Farington, Charlotte Street, Fitzroy Square ,London 18 Aug 1819
Reference CodeLAW/3/67
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TitleLawrence, Palazzo Quirinale, Rome, to Joseph Farington, Charlotte Street, Fitzroy Square ,London
Date18 Aug 1819
Extent & Medium1 piece
Content DescriptionHe reflects on the life of and his friendship with Samuel Lysons, who he first met at Bath and saw enter the "circle" of the Royal Academy at a lecture by Reynolds; mentions his oldest living friend, "Mr. Falkner" who lives in Bath; sends thanks for the news of Mr. Angerstein and asks him to visit Mr. West who he now admires more than ever; he descirbes his ascent of Vesuvius and his time in Naples.