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Only Connect - Joseph Haydn <> Horatio Nelson

How are these sitters connected?

Joseph Haydn
by William Daniell, after George Dance
published 1 July 1809 (20 March 1794)
NPG D12137

Horatio Nelson
by Henry Edridge
NPG 879

The connection:
Nelson and the Hamiltons visited Haydn at Eisentstadt, where she sang Haydn's Arriana a Nexos.

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