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Pencil drawing of the head of James Wright

RA Collection: Archive

Reference code

LAW/2/32

Title

Pencil drawing of the head of James Wright

Date

[c.1812]

Level

Item

Extent & medium

1 piece

Historical Background

According to Miss Croft's memoir (Layard, p.255) Lawrence interceded on the behalf of a young forger. This drawing is mentioned as having been completed for Wright's family as a consolation upon his transportation.

Content Description

Pencil sketch.