Only Connect - Joseph Haydn <> Emma Hamilton
How are these sitters connected?
by William Daniell, after George Dance
published 1 July 1809 (20 March 1794)
Emma (née Lyon), Lady Hamilton
by Richard Cosway
Horatio Nelson and William and Emma Hamilton met the composer Franz Joseph Haydn in 1801. Nelson gave Haydn a watch, and Haydn gave him a pen – both tools of their trades.
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