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Stourhead, Wiltshire (Accredited Museum)
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Colt Hoare was a prolific amateur artist and produced a huge number of sketches recording the places he visited on his Grand Tour. For a while he was accompanied on his travels by John ‘Warwick’ Smith who taught him to draw.
Notebook with drawings entitled (top right hand corner) 'Stonehenge - 1806. Coloured drawings of beaker shard on cover. Some drawings and noted within early pages but largely blank. Not designated but believed to be by Richard Colt Hoare.