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Hester Poggi, Parma, to Ozias Humphry, 25 Newman Street, Oxford Road, London

RA Collection: Archive

Reference code

HU/2/73

Title

Hester Poggi, Parma, to Ozias Humphry, 25 Newman Street, Oxford Road, London

Date

20 Oct 1778

Level

Item

Extent & medium

1 piece

Content Description

They are mortified at the trouble their debt has caused Humphry, and are also mortified at the prospect of having to leave behind their child as they travel to England, she is not well enough to travel; they have received assurances from the French ambassador that their journey will not be disrupted; she asks for advice in order to get Mr. Poggi's prints and drawnigs through customs; she asks Humphry to procure their lodgings in town.