Sir William Gell(1777-1836), Archaeologist
Sitter in 3 portraits
The Classical archaeologist and topographer, William Gell, achieved celebrity for his work on Troy, published in 1804. An enthusiastic traveller, he accompanied the Prince Regent's estranged wife, Princess Caroline, to Italy in 1814, later settling there himself.
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