image credit Yale Center for British Art | Licence: Public Domain, Yale Center for British Art
image credit Yale Center for British Art | Licence: Public Domain, Yale Center for British Art

The Ascent of Vesuvius

1785-1790

Henry Tresham

From the collection

Title

The Ascent of Vesuvius

Date

1785-1790

Artist

Description

Inscribed on back in graphite centre right: "Collection Lord Derby"; in graphite centre: "D3489/ Henry Tresham RA 1750-1814 | Ascent of Vesuvius.. c 1785 | Coll : Earl of Derby | Tresham, protege of Lord Cawdor, was on | the continent, mainly in Italy, from 1775 to 1789. | LGD".
Medium: Watercolour and graphite
Credit Line: Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Location

Mount Vesuvius, Campania, Italy

Country

Continent

Location Accuracy

Pinpoint

Medium

Credits

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