The Young Corsican Convinced by General Paoli of the Necessity of his Uncle's Death by Richard Westall

The subject is from James Boswell's 'Account of Corsica', p 310-f of the first edition published 1768.

Details

Medium:
Watercolour with pen & pencil
Acquired in:
1945
Presented by:
Anthony Blunt through The Art Fund

Engraved by William Ward, published 1791.

Provenance

Christies 5/6/42, lot 48

Venue details

British Museum Great Russell Street, LONDON London WC1B 3DG 020 7323 8299 www.britishmuseum.org

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