Robert James Hay (Biographical details)

Robert James Hay (painter/draughtsman; collector; British; Male; 1799 - 1863)

Also known as

Hay, Robert James; Hay, Robert

Biography

Scottish traveller, antiquary, draughtsman and collector; collection sold in 1865. The drawings he had made for the 'Illustrations of Cairo' were acquired in 1879 from Robert J Hay, of Kingston Grange, Liberton, Edinburgh, who was his son (see P&D letter book 15 September 1879). The two men are given a single entry here.

Bibliography

'Who was who in Egyptology', 3rd ed.