Sir William also had his portrait painted by another artist than Reynolds when Sir William traveled to Italy in 1729-1730. In Italy Sir William bought art, mainly Canalettos. In 1731 he married Lady Lucy Wharton but they divorced 7 years later. Anna Bury became his wife in 1741. Reynolds paints Sir William wearing a brownish silk tunic and grey cloak with a red velvet hat lined in fur.