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M. Hadfield, to Ozias Humphry, Cafee Anglois, Rome

RA Collection: Archive

Reference code

HU/2/33

Title

M. Hadfield, to Ozias Humphry, Cafee Anglois, Rome

Date

23 Sep 1775

Level

Item

Extent & medium

1 piece

Content Description

Thanks for the book of Vigniola [Vignola?], on architecture, which was brought by Signor Zucherelli; she has finished her portrait at the Pitti Palace, but had to cease copying Signor Renolds portrait because of the extreme cold; as she can hardly write English she asks that he write to Signor Tracham to thank him for the brushes he sent her; she has been to the Opera and heard Manzuoli and Guarducci and the tenor sing brilliantly; Mr. Burton has arrived in Florence, she hopes to benefit from his music lessons; she asks him to reply in Italian.

Language/Script

Italian