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Abbey of Aghmacart North Aspt: Queen's Co. Augst: 4th: 1792

National Library of Ireland (Prints and Drawings)

Ref: PD 1976 TX 25

Type: Document

Date: 1792, August 4th

Artist: Grose, Daniel, Lieutenant, ca. 1766-1838.
View of the Abbey of Aghmacart, County Laois, Ireland.
Title inscribed in ink u.c. on verso of drawing.

Inscribed in ink u.l. on verso of drawing: No. 66.

Inscribed in ink u.c. on verso of drawing: Reduced.

Date inscribed in ink u.l. on drawing.

Watermark part of a shield l.c..

Engraving of this drawing (slightly altered) is Plate 76 in Volume II of "The Antiquities of Ireland" by Francis Grose and published by Samuel Hooper, No. 212 High Holborn, London, 1794 (not 1791 as stated)

Physical description: 1 drawing : pen & ink wash ; 23.6 x 33.4 cm..

Citations/References: Irish Topographical prints & drawings / Rosalind M. Elmes. - Malton Press, Dublin, 1975, p. 133.

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