Letter : Houghton, to Mr. John Boydell, Cheapside, London, 1773 October 4.

Creator:
Farington, Joseph, 1747-1821.
Physical Description:
1 item ([1] p.) ; 23 cm
Notes:
In English.
Purchased from Ken Spelman, July 2015.
Abstract:
Autographed letter signed from Joseph Farington to John Boydell written from Houghton Hall the seat of Sir Robert Walpole, Earl of Orford where he spent three years making drawings of the paintings for Boydell's Collection of prints after the most capital paintings in Engalnd (2 vols., 1782). He reports on the progress of his work in general and in particular his work with "the Paul Brills".
Topics:
Boydell, John, 1720-1804.
Boydell, John,--1720-1804.
Houghton Hall (England)--Art collections.
Walpole, Robert,--Earl of Orford,--1676-1745--Art collections.
Language:
English
Format:
Text
Content Type:
Archives or Manuscripts
Rights:
These images are provided for study purposes only. For publication or other use of images from the Library's collection, please contact the Lewis Walpole Library at walpole@yale.edu. Further details on the Library's photoduplication policy are available at http://www.library.yale.edu/walpole/html/research/rights_reproductions.html
Call Number:
LWL Mss File 128
Orbis Record:
12492687
Yale Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Digital Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Local Record Number:
lwlpr32605(parent)
oid pointer:
16709982
Citation:
Joseph Farington, Letter to Mr. John Boydell, 1773 October 4. The Lewis Walpole Library, Yale University.
OID:
16710525
PID:
digcoll:4685475

Number of Pages: 2
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