Joseph Wright in the USA blog

Lucy is also blogging about her research on the Joseph Wright collections here at YCBA.  Fact of the Day: YCBA hold the second largest collection of Joseph Wright’s in the World, Derby Museum and art Gallery hold the largest.

You can read her blog here.

Joseph Wright of Derby, 1734-1797, British, active in Italy 1773-1775, Vesuvius from Posillipo, ca. 1788, Oil on panel, Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection

Vesuvius from Posillipo by Joseph Wright

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