Monastic Ireland.








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Views of the abbey in Lord Glandore's ground at Ardfert looking east from the nave

Royal Irish Academy Prints and Drawings

Ref: 3 C 40/55

Type: Document

Date: 1806

Artist: Hoare, Richard Colt, Sir, (1758-1838)
Drawing illustrates the ruins overgrown with foliage. A figure is included in the centre looking up at the ruins with another figure exiting through a doorway. The artist has used a mixture of brown and grey tones.
Pencil, ink and watercolour
In bound volume of drawings labelled "Sir Richard Colt Hoare (1758-1838) 104 drawings illustrating his tour in Ireland in 1806".
On spine: Views in Ireland.
Volume contains list of contents by Hoare.

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Ardfert Friary, Kerry