View of the Corn Exchange - Burgh Quay and Custom House, Dublin
S.F. Brocas delt. ; H. Brocas sculpt.
|Main Creator:||Brocas, Henry, ca. 1798-1873, engraver|
Engraving attributed to Henry Brocas Junior after a work by Samuel Frederick Brocas of the Custom House, Dublin viewed from Burgh Quay showing the Corn Exchange on Burgh Quay and ships moored along the quays. One of twelve views of Dublin, part of a projected work "Topography of Ireland". This work was to be published in numbers, each containing two engravings with letterpress description; this view with "View from Carlisle Bridge" was part of the two views published with the first part.
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[Dublin] [London] Publish'd July 1st 1820 by J. Le Petit ... at Capel St. Dublin 
& Bell & Wright, Duke St., Bloomsbury, London
Formerly at NLI call number PD 463TB.
Wove paper with watermark 'W. Pickering & Co. 1810'.
Physical description: 1 print : etching (hand-coloured) : image 24.3 x 40 cm., plate mark 27.5 x 43.5 cm., on sheet 36 x 52.6 cm.
Citations/References: Elmes, R.M. Irish topographical prints p. 24
Citations/References: Butler, P. Brocas collection p. 41
Engraving attributed to Henry Brocas Junior after a work by Samuel Frederick Brocas
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