GB/0397 Royal Academy of Arts Archive.
REY Sir Joshua Reynolds, PRA, papers 1757-1790
REY/1 Pocket books 1757-1790
                        >REY/1/20 Pocket book 1781
Reference CodeREY/1/20
TitlePocket book
Extent & Medium1 vol.
Content DescriptionIncludes appointments with Master George Brummell and his brother Master William Brummell [sittings continuing into 1782, portrait exhibited RA 1783 (148)], Lady Betty Compton [portrait exhibited RA 1782], Miss Thynne [and the following year, portrait exhibited RA 1782 (54)], Lady Altrop [Althorp] [continuing into 1782, portrait exhibited RA 1782 (157)], Mr Thoroughton [Robert Thoroton, or perhaps Thomas Thoroton; portrait exhibited RA 1781 (21)], Lord Thurlow [portrait exhibited RA 1782 (158)] and "Lady Waldegrave" [perhaps Charlotte Maria Waldegrave (later named expressly) or Anna Horatia Waldegrave or both; portrait exhibited RA 1781 (187)] and notes of a tour of Flanders and the Low Countries, July-September, including a sketch of house shapes on right-hand (accounts) page for 13-19 August.
Physical CharacteristicsPages for 7-13 May heavily marked with paint.