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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