Cassidy, Brendan. Gavin Hamilton (1723-1798): Artist, Antiquarian and Art Dealer in Eighteenth-Century Rome. Turnhout: Brepols, 2010
Died: Rome, 4 January 1798
Glasgow University (1740s); with portrait painter Agostino Masucci (from 1748, Rome)
Prince Marcantonio IV Borghese
Brutus Promising to Avenge the Death of Lucretia, 1763 (Drury Lane Theater, London)
Agrippina Landing at Brindisium with the Ashes of Germanicus, c. 1765 (Tate, London).
Portraits of Hamilton
Irish sculptor Christopher Hewetson (1737-1798), also residing in Rome, made a plaster bust of Hamilton in 1784 (University Art Collection, Glasgow).