View from Carlisle Bridge, Dublin
S.F. Brocas delt. ; H. Brocas sculpt.
|Main Creator:||Brocas, Henry, ca. 1798-1873, engraver|
View from Carlisle Bridge, now O'Connell Bridge, looking towards D'Olier Street and Westmoreland Street, Dublin, with Trinity College in the distance. Horses and carriages and pedestrians passing by.
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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 call number 765TB (A).
Wove paper with 'W. Pickering & Co. 1810' watermark'.
One of twelve views of Dublin, part of a projected work "Topography of Ireland". This work was to be published in numbers, each vcontaining two engravings with letterpress description. This view with "View of the Corn Exchange - Burgh Quay and Custom House, Dublin" were the two views given with the first part
Physical description: 1 print etching and line engraving, col. image 24.3 x 40 cm., plate mark 27.5 x 43.5 cm., on sheet 38 x 52.7 cm.
Citations/References: Elmes, R.M. Irish topographical prints p. 41
Citations/References: Butler, P. Brocas collection p. 42
Engraving attributed to Henry Brocas Junior after a work by Samuel Frederick Brocas
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