James Boswell died in 1795 believing he had touched and kissed a cache of Shakespeare's original letters and papers discovered by a Mr. Ireland. His friend, Edmond Malone, publicly exposed the lot as a forgery just a year later.
Vincent Maximiliaan van Tuyll van SerooskerkenBorn Aug 14, 1747 in Utrecht
Died Aug 19, 1794 at Pont Sainte Maxence sur Oise
Life with Boswell:
Boswell met Vincent at Heer van Zuylen's on January 30 or February 6, 1764.