We use cookies to improve your experience online. By using our website, you agree to the use of cookies as described in our cookies policy.

T. Lawrence, Cremona, to Joseph Farington, Upper Fitzroy Street, Fitzroy Square, London

RA Collection: Archive

Reference code

LAW/3/91

Title

T. Lawrence, Cremona, to Joseph Farington, Upper Fitzroy Street, Fitzroy Square, London

Date

19 Feb 1820

Level

Item

Extent & medium

1 piece

Content Description

He describes his stay in Florence and Parma; Edward, his servant fell ill so he has stayed for five weeks; Lord Burghersh has been very kind and so he painted a small oil painting of Lady Burghersh with her child; he describes the pictures he has seen at Florence and his dealings with the Academy there, sums up with his high opinion of Reynolds; speaks of his meeting with the Duchess; he hopes Mr. West is well, he asks to be remembered to the members of the [Academy] Club.