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Volume of drawings of topographical views, chiefly Irish Abbeys and Castles.

National Library of Ireland (Prints and Drawings)

Ref: PD 4088 TX

Type: Document

Date: ca. 1840s-1850s

Volume of drawings of topographical views, chiefly Irish Abbeys and Castles.
Volume of sixty pencil drawings of Irish and Welsh scenery with sketches of castles, abbeys, scenery, estate houses and miscellaneous topographical views. Some of the castles depicted include Kiltinan, Co Cork; Carnaroon Castle, Wales; Blackcastle, Co Tipperary and Cahir Castle, Co Tipperary. Some of the abbeys depicted include Moor Abbey, Co Tipperary; Athassel Abbey, Co Tipperary; St Asaph's Cathedral, North Wales; Holycross Abbey, Co Tipperary and Clonmacnoise.
Sixty pencil sketches of Irish scenery, in various sizes.

Physical description: Volume of drawings; various sizes up to 27 x 36 cm.
Sketches attributed to unknown artist with initials C.F.S.

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