GB/0397 Royal Academy of Arts Archive.
        
LAW Sir Thomas Lawrence, PRA, letters and papers 1777-1831
                
LAW/4 Autographs volume 4 1822-1825
                        >LAW/4/341 Thos. Uwins, Naples, to Sir Thomas Lawrence, President of the Royal Academy, Russell Square, London 31 May 1825
Reference CodeLAW/4/341
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TitleThos. Uwins, Naples, to Sir Thomas Lawrence, President of the Royal Academy, Russell Square, London
Date31 May 1825
Extent & Medium1 piece
Content DescriptionHe has been wondering about Italy drinking in the "wild beauties of nature"; Lawrence's letter has called him back to art; Mr. Cook has copied two figures, full-size, from [Michelangelo's] Last Judgement; he has been pondering the labour required to copy the Sistine ceiling fresco; he regrets Mr. Gott's failure at election, he believes the artist a genius of the highest rank; he regrets also the death of Fuseli and recollects his impressions of the artist.