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Booth Notes Doc. 5
Booth Notes Doc. 5
Benjamin Booth
Unpublished Notes Document 5: List of Wilson's Works with Owners
Unpublished manuscript
London, UK
Primary unique
Private Collection, England
An unnumbered manuscript list of Wilson's works on a folded foolscap sheet, recto and verso, watermarked but undated PLEASE NOTE: BOOTH DOCUMENTS ARE CURRENTLY BEING EDITED
[Page 1] Works of Rd Wilson's Niobe ----- in collection of Duke of Gloucester Niobe ------------do ---------D of Bridgwater | [Inserted:] Niobe ^ like to Sr. G. Beaumont [two illegible words] Do -- Sir John Leicester Phaeton do---------[= D of Bridgewater] Sion House from his park --do--- D Northumberland - [deleted word] Cicero at Tusculum -------- do ---Sr. Watkin Wm. Wynne Dinas Bran w^th } Langollen & Bridge} ------- do -------------- Do Llangollen Vale -------------- do-------------- Do Snowdon ^engd by Woollet| do-------------- Do Cader Ydris --------------------- do---------------Do 2 small views in Wales ---------- do------------- Do [Word erased] a Storm ^engd by Roberts| --do---Peter Delme Seneca at his Villa ------------------------------- do---Robt. Ledger Maecenas' Villa ----------------------------------- do---John Purling -- [deleted: 2/-] Lake of Albano ^now 1790 Mr Booth's| 2 others. do -- Hulse Cicero at Tusculum engd by Woollet -- Sr. Jn. Smith 2/- Niobe------- }Collection of Sr. Geo. Beaumont } NB. The 4 pictures underneath mentd. } were in Royal Exhibition 1774 }No. 314. a View from Castello Gondolfo towd. } Rome. including the Alban Lake - Monte } Cavo. the Campania di Roma. [deleted: Ending] ^ending| } with Monte Soracte & the Sabine Hills } 315 the Cataract of Niagara. ^NB| this Picture } was painted from the Drawing taken on } the spot by Coll. Hamilton it has been } engraved by Hearne. } 316 a View of Cader Idris Mountains in ^No: Wales } } 317 Oakhampton Castle in Devonshire } built by Baldwin de Bryone before the Conquest } Collection of Oldfield Bowles } [Faint pencil:] See 2 other papers with a } List of Mr Wilson's paintings } sent to Exhibitions from } 1761 to 1773 ---------- [Page 2] Colln of Sir Patrick Blake Oakhampton Castle } ------- do --- Phillips of Cornwall in Devon? } Several more --------------- do---------------Do----- Tabley in Cheshire -- do -- Sr Jno Leicester sent [?] in the Royal Exhn 1780} A View in Windsor Great Park } sent [?] in Royal Exh^n. 1778 -} do-------- The Passage of the Alps at Mount Cenis } a View [deleted: of] from Muswell Hill wth. Minchenden H.} (D. of Chandos) the Lake of Nemi } the Hermitage at St Marino } the above 4 were in the Royal Exh. 1775. } {Apollo & the Seasons {a Landscape w^th Gypsies {a View in St James's Park {a Review on Wimbleton Common {The above 4 were in the Royal Exhibition 1779 Ceyx & Alcione (engraved by Woollet). Colln. of Celadon and Amelia -- engd by d---- Do. Wm. Locke Sion House from ye Thames } Temple Bacchus -------------- } Temple Venus painted for E Penny } Vew in Italy painted at Rome ------- } View in Italy - late Sr G Colebrook } Do-------- late -----do--------- } View in Wales ----------------------- } a Temple in Ruins & View of Bay of} } Naples painted for E Penny -}-} il Teatro. Villa Madama ------------- } Speculum Dianae (Lake Nemi) } Ben Booth Villa Aemiliana near Rome } } painted for P. Sandby- } } Gypsies in Wood with the ---- } Subterranean Cavern 15 m from} } Rome. paint^d for Do. --- } } a View of Rme from Pont Mola .. } a View of Campagna from the} } Sibyl's Temple ----} } a View in Italy with a ruined } } Bridge & circular Temple} } a View of Lake Albano near Rome } a View Italy - large Firs in Front } & Figures in Shadow by a Road- } [Page 3] Lake Nemi [deleted: 'a Sketch'] ---------}- a View of an Italian Villa } } from a Convent Garden } } in Colln. of Dr. Woolcot a Setting Sun ----------------------------- } a View in Kew Gardens --------------------}- and several more ---------------------} ------- ---- Do. John Hunter ------- ---- Do. Sr. Wm. Chambers. ------- ---- Do. Witton, Hamersmith ------- ---- Do. Arnold - Greenwich ------- ---- Do. Mitchell ------- ---- Do. Harman a View. painted at Rome ------} Temple of Venus ----------------} Temple of Minerva Medica } Paul Sandby. a Storm ----------------------------} Adrian's Villa. painted for Epeny } -- JFarrington Maecenas's _ Do painted for Epeny } a View in Italy ^6 Feet by 4 Feet 8 Inches | Gardner a Storm. (a Sketch) ------------- Malchair. Oxon_ a View of the Foundling Hospital a do. ----of----------do. } ^now| at the Hospital painted for the Governors } Meleager & Atalanta engraved by Woollet } Apollo & the Seasons } R.Sayer. Richmond. engraved by Woollet } a View from the Tiber ------------------------------- a View of [deleted: an Italian] ^Caesarini| Villa| } } [inserted:] Jensano and its Lake | } } from a Convent Garden } } late Parsons'. now 1790 and Others ----------------------------------------------- } in Mr Booths Colln. Ceyx & Alcione -------------------------------------------}------- Ryland engrav'd by Woollet} The Falls of Niagara in N. America -------------------------- engd by Byrne [Page 4] a View of ye Ruin'd Temple on Strada Nomentana} {Mrs. Cath French's a do. of Temple Venus at Baya -------------------} {of Hampton Court {painted for her on NB. The above Pair of Landscapes were {the Recommendation of like mine - only smaller ab^t. 12 by 10 Inch {Dr Robert Bragge sold at Mrs French's sale at Christie's Rooms 12 March 1791 - for 24 guineas to a Mr Birch of Stanhope Street who boasts he shou'd have given as much more for them sooner than any one else should have had [illegible word] --- a View in Windsor Forest Ld Albermarle } introduced descending Hill in a Phaeton } E Albermarle a Warm Sun setting - I have the sketch. } [Lower at left in pencil, turned through 90 degrees: 'RW' (the R inverted in ligature)]