Note on a marble statue in the collection of Dr Lee of Hartwell and on the artistic representation of the effects of alcohol in the human body: -pencil text on paper -loose, adjacent to Bonomi MSS 43.1 -11.1 x 18.1 cm -[text] 'Statue of a man sleeping on a / wine skin in Pentelic marble. / S of this proper line long wide This statue in the / collection of Dr Lee of Hartwell is of excellent sculpture and probably / by an Athenian artist since it / is [made (crossed out)] carved out of a marble found in / the vicinity of Athens. / Very early indeed did the thinking and in / telligent man of antiquity such as poets / painters and sculptors describe and / pourtray [each in (crossed out)] with admirable truth the effects / of persistant indulgence in alcoholic / beverages on the intellect and on the / external configuration of the human body / X They indeed had more [than we have (crossed out)] and better'
Portfolio entitled 'Designs / JB' Pencil note: '3' Ink table of contents on piece of paper glued to cover: -'3' (pencil note) -'1 Sthodart's Canterbury arranged for / sculpture' -'2 Days of the Week as seals' -'3' -'[4 (crossed out)] 5 Ruined Pylon Karnak / Transferred to another book' -'6 (added over 5) 7 Quarrantine Marseilles / Transferred do do' -'7 (added over 6) 8 Profile sculpture St Jacques Bruges' -'8 (added over 7) 9 Outline priest men playing long / trumpets supported on the shoulders / of others' -'9 (added over 8) 10 Design for Rail road Seal'.
Europe uniting Asia and America: -pencil sketch on paper -mounted -26.6 x 32.0 cm -[on sketch] 'AMERICA' (pencil note) -[on sketch] 'EVROPA' (pencil note) -[on sketch] 'ASIA' (pencil note) -[on sketch] 'J Bonomi del.' (pencil note) -[on sketch] 'Europe uniting Asia and America / She extends to them Commerce and Peace / The wheels indicate the means, viz, the rail road' (pencil note) -[on sketch] 'America youthful / attired in the costume / of the Mexicans stands / on the right of Europe / the position that / continent has with / respect to [Europe (crossed out) / others (crossed out)] the other two' (pencil note) -[on sketch] 'Asia more matronly / attired in more ample / garments stands on / the left of Europe' (pencil note) -[on sketch] 'Europe younger than / Asia wears the mural / crown surmounted by / a dome and a cross as / this division of the earth / entirely Xtian' (pencil note) -[on mount] '10' (ink note)
Design for Tyne Sailors' Home medal (obverse and reverse): -ink drawing on tracing paper -loose -13.7 x 6.8 cm -[on drawing] 'TYNE SAILOR'S HOME / ALGERNON DUKE OF NORTHUMBERLAND' (ink note) -[on drawing] 'ESTO PERPETUA / 21 OCTR. 1856' (ink note)